Swap between two tenants

Mutual Exchanges in Tenancies

The Council does accommodate mutual exchanges in tenancies between two tenants. This includes exchanges from one council/voluntary body to another. 

The following conditions apply

  • Satisfactory tenancy record with no arrears of rent or other charges
  • No verified instances of Anti-Social Behaviour in the previous 5 years
  • The property is maintained in a satisfactory condition in accordance with the terms of the tenancy agreement.
  • House to which transfer is taking place is adequate in size and layout.
  • Each tenant agrees in writing to accept the other property in its present condition.

Contact your local housing liason officer to discuss your options