Rent from Wigan Council
To rent a property from Wigan Council (including new build properties) you will need to apply to join the housing register.
Rent from a housing association
To rent a property through one of the borough's housing associations (including new build properties) you can either apply to join the housing register (external link) or apply directly to the housing associations.
You could apply to:
The council has nomination rights with housing associations, where we nominate applicants from the Housing Register for homes that become available for letting. You need to be on the Housing Register in order to be nominated for properties that become available.
Homes for older people
There are a number of housing options in the borough built specifically with older people in mind.
You could also rent a property from a private landlord.