Apply for Housing

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Shetland Islands Council (SIC) and Hjaltland Housing Association (HHA) operate a Common Housing Register (joint application list). This means that by completing one application form you can be considered for housing with both landlords. If you wish, you can opt out of being housed by either landlord.  To increase the chance of being housed, we recommend you choose to be on both Housing Registers.

Anyone aged 16 is entitled to be apply for housing.

We currently offer 3 ways to complete a Housing Application form.  You can complete an Online form, download a pdf form for completion by hand and scan and email to return, or you can rquest a paper application pack.

Online form

If you choose to submit by online form please see below regarding Additional forms.

Download pdf form Application Pack

If your require a paper based application or any additional requirements for the application please contact housing.

Other forms that you may need in relation to your application depending on your personal circumstances i.e. Child Contact, Medical and Social Needs are available from the link below:

Additional Forms

Our full allocation policy as well as other housing policies can be found in our policy section