NOTICE BOARD

Tis the season to be…scam aware

It’s coming up to Christmas and there may be lots of exciting post – but one thing we don’t want to receive through the letterbox is a scam. Every day thousands of unsolicited, junk or scam mail letters are delivered to households and these can result in people losing...

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DOVECOTES TMO OFFICE UPDATE DECEMBER 2020

After careful consideration and our assessment of risk posed to staff and customers, we have taken the difficult decision to remain closed until 4th January 2021. We felt that the alert level and prevalence of Coronavirus in Wolverhampton meant that by opening our...

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Council Tax and/or Business Rates Arrears

Are you struggling to pay your Council Tax or Business Rates..... Why not take a look at the following two documents with information on how you can get help / advice. "DON'T PUT OFF UNTIL TOMORROW WHAT YOU CAN DO TODAY" (Benjamin Franklin) Council Tax guidance...

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On the countdown…

Don't forget if you want a present from Santa this year, you must inform us at the housing office by this Friday 20th November 2020. Don't let your child miss out, please call the office on 01902 552780.

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Coronavirus

Unfortunately due to Covid19 restrictions the Office will be closed from 5th November 2020.  You can still pay your rent via City Pay Tel. 0800 180 4464 Pay Point, and The Post Office.  

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Christmas Update

This year is not like any other any unfortunately Santa cannot come and visit the estate to see all you Children. Santa has sent us a message to say he will be sending presents to us elves at the housing office. Take a look at Santa's message below. Santa's Message to...

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Christmas Shopping Trips

Christmas Shopping TripDownload We have two upcoming Christmas Shopping Trips taking place on 11th and 14th December. First trip is to the Merry Hill Shopping centre in Dudley and the second trip is to Birmingham City Centre. Tickets for travel cost £2 per person,...

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Important Message Regarding Coronavirus

You will have all seen and heard that the UK Government has announced a nationwide lockdown lasting for 4 weeks beginning Thursday 4th November 2020. From this Wednesday, staff from the TMO will revert to home working and our cash taking facility will be closed. We...

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Autumn Newsletter

Take a look at the Autumn Newsletter via the Download link below. Including updates in regards to Covid19 and an upcoming event, why not take a peek!. autumn-newsletterDownload

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Bonfire Night

We know Bonfire Night will be different this year without the huge displays filling the night’s sky.Current government restrictions mean the usual planned events are not taking place and local councils aren’t holding public events for bonfire night and firework...

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Important info and useful links

To advertise information about activities and services provided to our community please email us with your post to: – Dovecotes.TMO@wolverhampton.gov.uk

Support and useful links

Pay your rent

Pay your rent, leaseholder service charges and other housing charges 

http://www.wolverhampton.gov.uk/housing 

Wolverhampton Be Safe Be Kind 

Information on how to keep yourself and others safe during COVID-19. Here you will find information about social distancing, self-isolation and shielding, what to do if you think you might have coronavirus and keeping yourself safe at home. 

https://www.wolverhampton.gov.uk/coronavirus-advice-and-information/stay-safe-be-kind 

Benefits Help 

If you have any queries about benefits, or if you require some assistance with benefits, please follow the links below. 

Click Here for a link to Turn 2 Us’ Benefit Calculator 

Click Here to apply for Universal Credit

Click Here for information about Managed Payments for Universal Credit

Click Here to apply for Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Reductions

Click Here for Wolverhampton Benefit Calculator

Click Here for information about DHP and to make a claim

Looking for a home on Dovecotes?

If you are not yet a member of Homes In The City we recommend that you click here and follow the instructions towards registration. Please note that you will not be able to bid on any Dovecotes properties until your application has been completely processed.

Repairs

You must report any repairs that are our responsibility immediately. You can do this by contacting us on 01902 552780 or by clicking the link below.

Report a Repair

Policies

Dovecotes TMO have their own policies on Equality and Diversity, Governance and many more in the new Management Agreement with the City of Wolverhampton Council and are available to view on request to the TMO.

Computer Room

Our new computer room is now open for tenants to use during office opening hours. Tenants can access all housing services, i.e. to pay rent, place bids through Homes in the City and access job clubs.

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice Surgeries are held at the Housing Office on the last Friday of every month.