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Right to Buy


As part of the application process all tenants and family members are required to provide evidence, as detailed in the Icon for pdf proof of ID and residence document [183.66KB].  This is in accordance with our legal duty to prevent fraud.

You must also complete an Icon for pdf additional information form [198.3KB] along with your application.

Please note we cannot accept your application without the additional information form and documents proving both ID and residency from all applicants. Absence of any documents will result in your application being returned to you without being registered. Please do not send original documents, as we will be unable to return these.

Right to Buy application form

For further information on the Right to Buy scheme visit the Own Your Home website

Contact us

Home Ownership Team
Gateshead Council
Tyne & Wear

0191 433 5353

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