DWP Housing Partnership

Providing affordable accommodation across Dorset

DWP Housing offer the widest choice of homes and business premises to rent across Dorset.

As Dorset’s largest private landlord, DWP Housing has steadily expanded its portfolio over the years. What began with the purchase of a modest house in Poole in 1985 has now grown into a collection of over 3000 units.

All our properties are managed by us.

Employing more than 100 staff, the business offers a number of different in-house services; we have a dedicated maintenance department, a team of professional lettings advisors and staff specialising in housing management, rent management and financial support information.. Everything you need under one roof, ultimately, we want our tenants to be happy in their homes!

Becoming a Tenant

First things first, you will be required to fill in a tenant reference check, the document must be returned to DWP Housing and will remain valid for 6 months. Please note at this stage we cannot hold a property for you.

New developments, coming soon!

Poole Town Centre


Located on Lagland Street the final build of this project will comprise, 6 two bedroom flats and 8 one bedroom flats.

Adastral Square


Located in Canford Heath the final build of this project will comprise, 9 one bedroom flats with a completion date, late summer 2024.

Gladstone Road


Located in Boscombe the final build of this project will comprise, 2 one bedroom flats and 4 one bedroom houses with gardens.

Making life easier for our tenants with the DWP Housing App

Download our App from either Google Play or Apple App Store to pay your rent, view your account history and manage your property.





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