Housing options

There is a wide range of housing options available to people in Midlothian, including help to remain in your current home and moving to another home.

Moving Home

Help to stay in your home

Midlothian Council Housing Options Service

If you would like to discuss your housing circumstances, and the options available to you, we can arrange an interview with a trained advisor.

To arrange an appointment contact:

The interview will be an opportunity to review your circumstances and to advise you of the next steps to address your housing difficulties. We recommend you bring as much information as possible to the appointment this can include:

  • Proof of identity
  • Tenancy agreement
  • Letters from your landlord or lender
  • Any legal documents you have received
  • Bank statements
  • Details of any income or benefits you receive

Our service standards leaflet explains what you can expect from the service.