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Homesearch bidding scheme

To comply with the social distance policy, only the successful bidder will currently be contacted following the close of each bidding cycle. In the event of a refusal, the next bidder will then be contacted.  Please click here for further information regarding the viewing process. Once again we do thank you for your patience during this difficult period .

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Harold Moody House/Prout House Bethwin Road SE5 0BW  - We are pleased to announce this council new development of 17 Homes due for completion July 2022. These will be advertised for tenants living in the agreed local lettings area to bid for in the cycle of 7th - 10th July .  50% of this development will be allocated to council tenants living in the agreed local lettings area. The remaining properties will be advertised at a later date for the general bidding list. For more information and a list of the included addresses in the local lettings area click here 


Tustin Estate new build properties - We are pleased to announce the advertisement of 13 new properties that have been created on the Tustin Estate. The first of these consisting of 1,2 and 3 bedroomed flats will be advertised for applicants residing on Tustin estate ONLY in the cycle of 7th July 2022. The remaining studio flats will be advertised for applicants residing on Tustin Estate ONLY in the cycle of 14th July. Please read the advert carefully to ensure you meet the criteria before bidding 







Welcome to Southwark Homesearch

Welcome to Southwark's Homesearch website, allocating council and partner housing association properties for rent within the borough.

We aim to give you more choice in deciding where you want to live. Properties that are available for rent will be advertised each week. In order to register for the Social Housing waiting list please register at

If you are currently registered on our Homesearch bidding scheme and wish to inform us of any changes to your application, please click here.

Please note, if you place a successful bid you will be required to provide proof of your identification, residence and income within 7 days to verify your application and to confirm that you are eligible for the offer.  An offer cannot be confirmed until this process is complete. For our full documents list, please click here. To upload your documents, please click here

We would be keen to learn about your experiences from eligible residents of using the Smart Move Scheme and gain insight of what matters most in your search for a new home. Please complete our survey here:

Important notices:

HOUSING MOVES SCHEME - The Housing Moves scheme is changing. Click here for further information.












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Advertising dates 7

Current cycle

7 Jul, until 10 Jul

Next cycle

Starts 14 Jul, until 17 Jul

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