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Welcome to our Choice Homes webpage, which helps East Thames residents explore their housing options through Choice Based Lettings.


If you are a tenant of East Thames interested in moving through the Choice Based Lettings scheme, you will need to register online (please see instructions and link below).


Importan Information - East Thames Lettings Policy Review:

Please note that the Lettings Policy for East Thames is currently undergoing a review. The new policy will be available for you to view in the coming weeks. We will update this page as soon as the new lettings policy is available.


Each Friday we will advertise new properties for rent, and you can place a bid  online. To do this you will need to login to the site with your login details which are sent to you after you’ve registered.

How to register for Choice Based Lettings

  1.  You can register for Choice Based Lettings by filling out the online form found here. (http://www.eastthames-ellc.org.uk)
  2.  When you have completed your online registration, we will check the information that you provided.
  3.  After the checks, you will be emailed your registration number which you need in order to place your bids. You should receive your registration number within 5 working days. If you don’t receive it within this time please contact our homes choice team on 0845 600 0830
  4.  Once you receive your registration details you can login and start viewing and bidding on East Thames homes.

Please note: If you have medical issues that you want us to consider as part of your re housing application, please send it to us either by email lettingsteam@east-thames.co.uk or by sending it to: East Thames 29-35 West Ham Lane E15 4PH


If you want to  update your re-housing circumstances you will need to go into ‘My Account’ to make changes   

Other housing options

If you want to move quickly we would also recommend that you also consider other housing options, for example, registering on the ELLC mutual exchange system – this is free service.


Our East Thames website also contains lots of other information about affordable housing options for renting, swapping or buying. Click here to visit.

Need help with an email address?

To register and use this online system, you will need an email address. If you don’t have an existing email address or access to the internet, please drop into East Thames’ offices and we’ll help you set one up. We can also help anyone who has support needs and requires help to use the internet. For more information, please contact the lettings team on 0208 522 2260 or email lettingsteam@east-thames.co.uk.