The Department for Communities has produced a guidance document to support tenants in the social housing rented sector during the Covid-19 outbreak.  The latest guidance includes what to do if you are struggling with paying rent, health and safety advice for both tenants and workers when emergency repairs are being carried out, and the latest information on house moves and eviction proceedings.

The guidance includes links to further detailed information and sources of advice and assistance including from the Housing Executive, Housing Associations and the Public Health Agency.  The advice also contains information around available benefits; how to manage money and repay debts (via as well as information for employers and employees (via

Click on the following link to access the latest guidance document:

DfC Covid-19 Guidance for Social Housing Landlords & Tenants