Have your say on how social housing is given to residents

We are asking for people to comment on the suggested changes for how social housing is given to people.

You can tell us what you think by completing a survey. An easy-read version of the survey is also available. This includes a summary of the suggested changes.

Complete the survey

Complete the easy-read survey

You can also download and print the easy-read survey if you would prefer to print it off and complete it on paper.

Open and print the easy-read survey

You can contact your council to ask for a pre-paid envelope to send the completed survey back to your council in the post.

You can also contact your local council if you need the survey in another format or would like to respond in a different way.

For full information on how the information you provide in this survey will be used, visit your councils website for their Privacy Notice.

About this survey

Property Pool Plus is the system used to match people with Social Housing and housing associations across the Liverpool City Region use this scheme to share details of properties they have available to rent. Some accredited private landlord properties are also advertised.

Property Pool Plus and is used across local authorities in the region. These include:

  • Halton Borough Council

  • Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

  • Liverpool City Council

  • Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

  • Wirral Council

The following groups are invited to have their say on the proposed changes:

  • Social housing tenants

  • people who have applied (or may apply) for social housing

  • people who are on a housing waiting list

  • landlords

  • voluntary organisations

  • housing associations


What are the proposed changes?

The suggested changes will affect how social housing is allocated. If agreed, these changes will affect the entire local authority area.

For more information on the proposed changes, view the Policy and Procedure Document.

When can people have their say?

The consultation will last for 12 weeks, between Wednesday 18 November 2020 and Wednesday 10 February 2021.

Speak to your local council about this consultation

Halton Borough Council

Email: claire.bowen@halton.gov.uk


Claire Bowen

Runcorn Town Hall




Phone: 0151 511 7895


Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Email: housing@knowsley.gov.uk


Strategic Housing

Knowsley Council

Yorkon Buildings

Archway Road


L36 9FB

Phone: 0151 489 6000


Liverpool City Council

Email: property.pool@liverpool.gov.uk


Property Pool Plus Team

Liverpool City Council

Cunard Buildings

Water Street


L3 1AH

Phone: 0151 233 4285


Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

Email: ppp@sefton.gov.uk


Housing and Investment services

Magdalen House

30 Trinity Road


L20 3NJ

Phone: 0345 140 0845


Wirral Council

Email: propertypoolplus@wirral.gov.uk


Property Pool Plus Team

Wirral Council

PO Box 290

Brighton Street


CH27 9FQ

Phone: 0151 691 8518