Local Connection

Check to see whether you have a local connection to Mendip. If you don't, we will refer you to somewhere that you do.

Check the criteria to see whether you have a local connection to Mendip.
In some circumstances, we may still assist you without you having a local connection to the area. This may be because you are fleeing violence and need to leave the area that you live. If this is your situation, you are best to provide as much information and contact details for those supporting you to leave the area, such as the Police, Social Services or other agencies so that we can try to help you quickly.
You will not qualify to go onto the housing register for a social tenancy without a local connection. You can arrange a planned move to Mendip by looking for private rented homes. It is likely you will need to save up yourself towards the cost of a move to Mendip.