Applicants unable to purchase their
own property may be eligible to rent a property provided by the
Board under an Assured Shorthold Tenancy (AST) agreement.
Following the Consultation in 2013, the Rental Scheme is
currently under review. The revised Scheme will be launched in
April 2015 for new prospective applications.
A summary of the outcomes of the
Consultation and the broad changes being made can be found here and revised guidance will be available in
In the meantime, if you have any
questions about your own circumstances, please contact the Housing