East Ayrshire Council owns approximately 13,000 houses and each year properties are allocated in accordance with our common housing allocation (PDF 740Kb) policy.
We operate a Single East Ayrshire Register for Community Housing (SEARCH) along with other Registered Social Landlords who operate within the authority.
This register makes it easier for people to apply for social housing within East Ayrshire.
You only need to fill in one housing application form (PDF 1.75Mb) to apply for housing with with all SEARCH partner landlords.
Please visit the SEARCH page for more information.
There are also several Housing Associations which provide housing for rent in East Ayrshire.
Supported and sheltered housing
Find out about supported accommodation for older people, where some form of support or care service is provided with the tenancy.