This page gives you quick information on the Choice Based Lettings Scheme and has links to take you to pages where you can view properties, check your details and bid for properties.

“Login” button takes you to the page where you enter your Password to see your details and bid on properties – NOTE – to Log in you must be a registered user of the site.

“See All Properties” – takes you to a page where you can look at the properties on the site– any one can use this facility but you cannot bid on any properties unless you login (see above)

“Housing Options” – takes you to a page with details on other ways of finding housing and meeting housing need.

“This week’s advert and results” – takes you to a page where adverts for properties are stored.

“Languages” – takes you to a page where you can change the language the key information on the site is displayed in

“Contact Us”– takes you to a page where you can get details of how to contact us.


The links at the top of the page let you change the size and colour layout of the site to suit your needs and move around the site quickly via the sitemap if this suits you.

The Accessibility link gives you more information about features on the site to help visually impaired users use the site.

Welcome to the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Choice-Based Lettings Scheme.


Please note, Due to the major incident at Grenfell Tower W10 there will be no properties advertised on this website for the forseeable future.



Penalties for Refusing an Offer of Suitable Accommodation

In accordance with the Housing Allocation Scheme, February 2017 applicants who refuse an offer of suitable housing whether by choice based lettings or direct offer will be issued with a first refusal letter. Applicants who refuse two properties at any time will be suspended from bidding or 12 months. For further information please refer to the attached document.

Rent Payment in Advance

Many landlords are now asking that prospective tenants pay rent in advance when signing the tenancy. The attached leaflet provides information on different landlord’s requirement.


Are you living in temporary accommodation provided by this Council? Would you like financial assistance in renting a home in the private sector? The attached leaflet provides full information on a pilot scheme that we are running to enable you to find your own home in an area of your choice. Leaflet attached.

Important information about the changes to social housing







Housing Allocation Scheme February 2017

Housing Advice

Housing Allocation Scheme summary leaflet