Applying for a home


There are many different ways to apply for a home with us, depending on the type of property and the location.

LHT has adopted Property Pool Plus’s Allocations policy, a copy of which can be found at Property Pool Plus

Please take a look at the following options:

Choice Based Lettings

Property Pool Plus

LHT is a participating partner in Property Pool Plus, which is a Choice Based Lettings scheme covering Liverpool, Halton, Sefton, Wirral and Knowsley. If you have an active Property Pool Plus registration you will be able to bid for up to three advertised properties each week.  The Property Pool Plus website gives you all the information you need to know about:

  • Registering an application
  • Choosing a property
  • The bidding process
  • Mutual exchanges.

Under One Roof

Under One Roof is the Choice Based Lettings scheme for St Helens.  The Under One Roof website gives you information and access to apply for a home in St Helens.

LHT waiting List

You can apply for a home in Liverpool directly from us by completing our application form. To receive an application pack call us on 0300 555 0131 or email us For information please download the LHT Application Pack.

Once you have completed your application form, please return it to LHT and we will inform you as to whether your application has been accepted.

There are also a few requirements that need to be met in order for you to join our waiting list:

  • You must demonstrate that you are able to pay your rent via your own income or housing benefit
  • Provide 1 reference from your current or last landlord, or 1 character reference from someone who has known you for some time if you have never held a tenancy

Please note: when you sign up for a property with LHT, we ask for 1 week’s rent in advance, even if you are claiming Housing Benefit.

Customer Service Centre

Please contact us online or call 0300 555 0131.