Criteria for housing in Willingham Road, Market Rasen

1. Place of Residence (5 years or more)

i. was born in the town of Market Rasen and lived there for 5 years or more; or

ii. has permanently resided for 5 years or more in the town of Market Rasen; or

iii. used to permanently live in the town of Market Rasen for 5 years or more but has been forced to move away because of the lack of affordable housing; or

iv. has been permanently employed in the town of Market Rasen

2. Adjacent and immediately surrounding parishes of Middle Rasen, Walesby, Tealby, Linwood (5 years or more)

i. was born in one of the adjacent parishes Middle Rasen, Walesby and Tealby, Linwood and lived there for 5 years or more; or

ii. has permanently resided in one of the adjacent parishes Middle Rasen, Walesby and Tealby, Linwood and lived there for 5 years or more

iii. used to permanently live in one of the adjacent parishes Middle Rasen, Walesby and Tealby, Linwood and lived there for 5 years or more but has been forced to move away because of the lack of affordable housing; or

iv. has been permanently employed in one of the adjacent parishes Middle Rasen, Walesby and Tealby, Linwood and lived there for 5 years or more

3. West Lindsey (5 years or more)

i. was born in the district of West Lindsey  and lived there for 5 years or more; or

ii. has permanently resided in the district of West Lindsey and lived there for 5 years or more

iii. used to permanently live in the district of West Lindsey for 5 years or more but has been forced to move away because of the lack of affordable housing; or

iv. has been permanently employed in the district of West Lindsey for 5 years or more

4. Place of Residence (less than 5 years)

i. has permanently resided for less than 5 years  in the town of Market Rasen; or

ii. used to permanently live in the town of Market Rasen for less than 5 years or more but has been forced to move away because of the lack of affordable housing; or

iii. has been permanently employed in the town of Market Rasen for less than 5 years or

iv. Needs to reside in the town of Market Rasen to give or receive family care and support


5. Adjacent and immediately surrounding parishes of Middle Rasen, Walesby, Tealby, Linwood (5 years or less)

i. has permanently resided for less than 5 years  in the adjacent parishes of Middle Rasen, Walesby, Tealby, Linwood town or

ii. used to permanently live in the adjacent parishes of Middle Rasen, Walesby, Tealby, Linwood for less than 5 years  but has been forced to move away because of the lack of affordable housing; or

iii. has been permanently employed in the adjacent parishes of Middle Rasen, Walesby, Tealby, Linwood town for less than 5 years

6. West Lindsey (less than 2-5 years)

i. has resided for less than 2-5 years in the district of West Lindsey or

ii. has lived in the district of West Lindsey for less than 2-5 years but has been forced to move away because of the lack of affordable housing; or

iii. has been employed in the district of West Lindsey for less than 2-5 years

7. Housing Register

i. Anyone else on the council’s housing register or in the case of shared ownership dwellings anyone who is unable to purchase a property on the open market within the District of West Lindsey