Shelter City of London Housing Department


Barbican Estate Office
3 Lauderdale Place
London EC2Y 8BT
United Kingdom
51° 31' 12.234" N, 0° 5' 48.4764" W

Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through advice, support and legal services. 

The Shelter City of London Housing Department offers:

  • Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness
  • Housing provided for people considered in priority need of housing
  • Temporary accommodation may be available while enquiries are made
  • Tenancy relations service
  • General housing advice
  • Advice and assistance for single and non-priority homeless people
  • Rent deposit scheme

Areas of law:

  • Finding accommodation
  • Homelessness
  • Housing rights

Drop in or phone to make an appointment. Open Monday to Friday 9:15am - 5pm.  

Accessibility: Full wheelchair access, adapted toilets, induction loop in reception.