How do I find out if the Council has property for sale or to let?
Visit the Council’s webpage of properties for sale and to let.
If you are interested in a specific property that is Council owned that is not listed, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your enquiry.
How do I make further enquiries about a property listed on your website?
Select the property you wish to view on the property homepage. In the contact section you will see contact details for the case officer and you contact them directly with your query.
How do I arrange to view a property that is advertised for sale on the website?
Select the property you wish to view on the property homepage. In the contact section are the details of the people dealing with the sale of that specific property. You can email or telephone them directly to arrange an appointment.
How do I submit an offer for a Council property that is for sale?
Further instructions relating to the specific property can be found in the particulars on our property webpage.
Properties are most often sold through sealed bids and an offer form should be submitted before the deadline specified in the particulars using the return label obtained from Property and Design (Valuation and Property Development).
How do I find out if land is owned by the Council?
The Council’s Land Terrier section hold records of all land interests and can be contacted on 0191 433 3434.
How can I apply to buy Council owned land?
Apply in writing using the appropriate application form to Strategic Director, Property and Design, Development and Enterprise, Gateshead Council, Civic Centre, Regent Street, Gateshead, NE8 1HH.
Application form - residential (7Kb)
Application form - commercial (7Kb)
The Council charges a fee for this service in order to cover costs relating to consultations, land searches and administration. Details of the fees payable can be found on the application form.
Who do I contact about grazing licences?
For further information please contact Andrea Hudson on 0191 433 2971 or email email@example.com