If you are a former member of the armed forces who is now homeless, or if you are planning to leave the armed forces and facing the threat of becoming homeless, you may wish to approach the Housing Solutions service for assistance and advice. You can self-refer through our online portal:
If you approach us for assistance, the Housing Solutions team may consider:
Your Single Homelessness Advisor will discuss your housing options, providing advice and assistance.
If you make a housing register application you may qualify under the armed forces local residence exceptions. You may also be entitled to an additional armed forces effective date. This will mean that the application will be backdated by the total cumulative period of the length of your military service.