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Have a say in housing services
Are you interested in finding out how housing services in
Below are a wide range of opportunities for you to have your
say and get involved in the process.
Free Courses for tenants and leaseholders
Have you thought about improving your skills but don't have the
time? Housing Services are offering the following free and fun
- CV Writing Skills
- Interview Skills
- Confidence Building
- Basic Computer Skills
Our August courses have now finished, but we are arranging more
courses for September and October. To register your interest email
We want to ensure we continue to provide a range of high quality
services, including those for tenants and leaseholders. We are
reviewing the best way to provide these services and want your
views on how we do this.
We are currently consulting on the following draft policies:
Fire Safety Management Strategy and Fire Strategy Action
This strategy is a plan and method of approach to how Medway
Council Housing Services will continue to meet statutory
obligations under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
(FRO) which is for communal areas and the Housing Act (2004)
for internal areas within flats. It also shows how we plan to
address areas that are identified from Fire Risk Assessments (FRA)
and other guidelines. The purpose of this strategy is to ensure
that we have reasonably covered all risks identified from
View the Fire Safety
Management Strategy (pdf 125kb) and the
Action Plan (pdf 13KB)
The consultations close on 14 September 2015. If you would
like to comment or provide feedback, email email@example.com
Register with People Bank
People Bank is an ever-growing group of tenants and leaseholders
that we can call upon for housing consultation. It is a group of
people willing to give a little of their time to answer questions
on various issues. Members might be required to read and comment on
a document or to answer a small survey by phone, email or text.
Join us on an estate inspection
An estate inspection looks at the exterior and communal parts,
facilities and grounds of a Medway Council housing estate.
Tell us you want to join an estate inspection.
You can also view the 2015 Estate inspection timetable (pdf
Local Offers are developed in partnership with residents and are
delivered in addition to our everyday services. Local Offers are
designed to meet specifically identified needs and priorities and
can apply to all tenants and leaseholders, or just to individual
estates or neighbourhoods.
View an update of our Local Offers
for 2015/2016 (pdf 146KB).
Free e-learning courses for Medway residents
Take part in a new training package on a variety of subjects,
from basic home maintenance to preparing for interviews.
Produced in partnership with Housing e-Academy, these free
courses are a brilliant way for you to enhance your skills in
different areas and add something to your CV. All you need to
do is register your
details (making sure you select Medway Council as your housing
provider from the drop-down list), select your preferred modules,
and start learning.