How to Bid

All available properties will be advertised on a weekly basis on the Merthyr Housing Choice Website where you can also bid for available properties.

Online Adverts will also be available from the above mentioned housing associations as well as the Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council website

Please ensure that you only submit one bid per property.

You will be able to bid for properties online or via telephone. The bidding process will be open and close at the following times:

Bidding Process

Advert Opens

Advert Closes


8.30am (08.30) Thursday

12pm (12.00) Wednesday


8.30am (08:30) Thursday

12pm (12:00) Wednesday

(Please note if you wish to place an online bid at the Civic Centre you will need to visit during the following opening hours: Monday to Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm and Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm).

All advertisements will give the following details:

  • The type of accommodation i.e. House, flat, bungalow, maisonette
  • Weekly rent and service charge
  • The location of the property
  • The relevant banding
  • Name of the landlord

Each edition will also provide feedback on homes that were let in the previous edition, providing details of the priority of the successful bidder and how long they were on the waiting list for. To bid:

  • By telephoning 0800 028 2033 and following the instructions you are given
  • Visit the Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council website and place your bid on this link
  • By textCall 07624 888 888

Bids received without a valid registration number will not be registered.

The Issue number is the number located on the top right hand corner of the advert

The property reference number will be located on the advert