The official Government Right to Buy website

Find out if you’re eligible for Right to Buy

If you can answer ‘yes’ to the following statements you could be eligible for a Right to Buy discount, but your landlord will need to confirm this:

I am a council tenant (or) I was a council tenant when my home was sold to my current landlord

The property is my only or main home

I have been a tenant for at least 3 years

I can confirm I don’t live in sheltered or other housing suitable for elderly or disabled people

I can confirm I don’t have any legal problems with debt

I can confirm I don’t have any outstanding possession orders against me

I can confirm my home is not due to be demolished

Contact us

For free, friendly, impartial advice contact the Government's Right to Buy Agent service. Our advisers are available Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm (except bank holidays). Please remember to give the name of your landlord in any correspondence.