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Welcome to Cestria Community Housing

Cestria Community Housing Association is a not-for-profit organisation that provides reasonably priced accommodation in the Chester le Street District.

Latest News

School and community groups' art designs scoop national award


Colourful artwork designed by the local community to brighten up a construction site in Chester-le-Street has won a national award.

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Upcoming Events

Enterprise and Money Skills Week - One Point Hub, Chester-le-Street

Monday 4th August until Friday 8th August (For 15-19 year olds)

Are you bored? Skint?...instead of being bored and skint this summer you could earn some cash and get some real life experience of running your own business.


You Said

The letters we send out can sometimes be complicated and difficult to understand.

We Did

We are reviewing all of our standard letters and working with the Tenants Readers Group to ensure they are easy to read and understand.

You Said

Could a reminder text be forwarded when an appointment is made for an officer to call.

We Did

Where we have a mobile number we forward texts for repairs appointments. We are looking at expanding this service to other areas of the business.

You Said

You have told us when visiting The Cestria Hub you would like to be offered a private interview room when requested.

We Did

We have ensured interview rooms are available to use and will be offered as a matter of routine.


You Said

Could home visits be introduced to help customers through the Choice Based Lettings application process.

We Did

Home visits are now available by contacting the Customer Services Team. Support is also available by appointment at The Cestria Hub where Advisors will be happy to help with your application.

Future Developments


Allpay Mobile