Better Homes - improvements to your home

Better Homes Standard

Our Better Homes Standard exceeds the minimum requirements of the Government's Decent Homes Standard. The five year programme of works began in June 2012 and will finish in 2018-19.

If you are a Council tenant or leaseholder impacted by this, you will have been advised of when to expect works to begin to your home.

The Better Homes Standard refers to the scope and specification of the works that will be undertaken to the inside of flats and houses as well as to the outside of blocks and houses to improve homes across the borough.

If you are one of our tenants the Better Homes Standard will incorporate the following improvements to your home: