Problems paying rent

If you have problems paying your rent

It is your responsibility to pay your rent. If you don't, you could end up losing your home and be charged court costs (currently £325) and a warrant fee (currently £121).

If you have problems paying your rent, please contact our friendly Income Collection Team on 0161 393 5353 so we can help as soon as possible.

We will:

  • Listen to what you have to tell us
  • Discuss an affordable payment plan
  • Help you find out if you are entitled to any other benefits or support

Debt support services

The following organisations can help with debt support:

Citizens Advice Bureau

National Debt Helpline

The Money Advice Service

What happens if you have previously held a tenancy with First Choice Homes Oldham and left with arrears?

Please read our Former Tenancy Arrears Policy to find out what to do next.


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Income Collection team contact details

Telephone: 0161 393 5353