At the end of the advertising cycle bids are placed in priority band order to produce a shortlist of all interested and eligible applicants.
If more than one applicant in a band applies for a property, applicants will be sorted by their effective date, this will be the date their application was placed in that houisng need band.
If you are at the top of the shortlist you will be considered for the property first. Your details will be checked to ensure your band is correct and that you remain eligible for the property. You will be asked to provide evidence to support your application along with proof of your identification and income.
If you are the first applicant on the shortlist you wiill be invited to view the property and you will be made the offer of accommodation.
If the first applicant is not eligible or refuses the offer the next person on the shortlist will be contacted.
If you are unsuccessful you will not be contacted but you can check your final shortlist position by logging in to your online account.