Applying for social housing in Oldham

First Choice Homes Oldham is the largest social housing provider of homes to rent in Oldham. Our properties are located throughout the borough with different property types and sizes to suit most families. We are committed to helping you to find a home and to ensure that you understand your rights and responsibilities as one of our tenants. 

Our properties are advertised on the My Move website at

Customers who are looking for a new home in Oldham only need to complete one application. Together with our partners, Anchor, Contour, Great Places, Guinness Partnership, Hanover, Housing and Care 21, New Charter, Places For People, Regenda, Riverside and Villages, we have created the My Move Oldham website to make it much easier for you to search, find and bid on a new home in Oldham. 

Restrictions to Housing Benefit.
A new policy set in place by our current government has affected housing benefits, and what a household may be entitled to. To find out more visit the Restrictions to Housing Benefits page.

Please Note!

Fees & Charges

There are sometimes fees and charges when applying for a home with us.


Our Lettable Standard

This lets our customers know what standard properties should meet when they take a tenancy with us

Lettable Standard