Empty and derelict properties

Properties that stay empty over an extended period may become derelict and present a health and safety hazard to the public.

If you become aware of long-term vacant/derelict properties please use this on-line form to report it to the Housing Develpment Team on-line giving the address/location of the property.

If you are a property owner and want advice and guidance on bringing long-term derelict or vacant property back into use please contact the Housing Developemnt Team on-line or call 01962 840222.

If the property presents a danger to the public The Housing and Public Health team in Environmental Health services are responsible for ensuring that properties are kept secure and free from rubbish. If you are aware of any derelict properties that pose a danger to the public please call 01962 840222