Social Housing


Social housing is property leased to you (the tenant) by a Social Landlord such as the Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE) or a Housing Association registered with the Department of Social Development (Northern Ireland).

Social Landlords can provide different types of housing to you. They provide:

  • Standard housing stock
  • Sheltered and Warden-supervised dwellings known as “Folds”
  • Accommodation adapted to your specific and special needs

This section will you if you are a social housing tenant and you wish to report a repair or make home improvements.

Related Information

Contact details for the NIHE

List of Housing Associations from NI Direct