Mutual Exchanges

What does this mean?

A mutual exchange is a process which allows council tenants to exchange homes. If you would like to move home, this may be quicker and easier than applying for a transfer. Most council tenants have the right to exchange a home with another tenant or housing provider. You must get permission from us and from the other tenants landlord before you move but we will not refuse your request unless we have a good reason to do so.

If you wish to advertise your mutual exchange, you can do so on