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Tenancy Bond Guarantee Scheme

This scheme has been set up by the Council to help people find accommodation with private landlords. The scheme works by the Council giving a ‘guarantee’ to the landlord against damage or loss caused by the tenant for the first 6 months of the tenancy. To qualify for the scheme the applicant must:

  • Be eligible to be placed on the housing register of Chesterfield Borough Council and to receive an offer of accommodation
  • Be homeless or threatened with homelessness but not in priority need as defined by the Housing Act 1996, Part VII, other criteria may apply.

For further information or to apply for the Tenancy Bond Guarantee Scheme please contact the Homelessness Prevention Team on 01246 345825.

Tenancy Bond Guarantee Scheme Leaflet

Complete our online enquiry form.

Phone or text
Tel: 01246 345 345
Text: 07960 910 264

In person
Customer Service Centre
85 New Square
Chesterfield S40 1SN

8.30am to 5pm on Mon, Tue, Thu
10am to 5pm on Wed
8.30am to 4.30pm on Fri
9am to midday on Sat for payments

By post
Chesterfield Borough Council
Town Hall
Rose Hill
Chesterfield S40 1LP

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