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Wortley local area

​Welcome to the local information page for Wortley

Jag Kundhi is the local housing manager with responsibility for housing services for the Wortley area. He is assisted by Team leaders Chris Tollick, Nikki Tinker and a team of housing officers.



Jag Kundhi

Local Housing Manager

Chris Tollick 

Chris Tollick

Team Leader

General enquiries

For general telephone enquiries to our Housing Offices, please call 0800 188 4000 (free from landlines and mobiles).

Calls are dealt with by our contact centre in Leeds (opening times 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday).

You can also email housingenquiries@leeds.gov.uk.

Our address

Outer West Housing Office
36 Heights Drive
LS12 3SU

Our opening times

Monday and Tuesday: 8:30am to 4pm
Wednesday: 8:30am to 3:30pm
Thursday and Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Please note we are not open on bank holidays.

Information about our services

Below you can find information about:

  • Housing officers working in your area
  • Estate walkabouts
  • News and events
  • Projects funded by your local Housing Advisory Panel
  • Tenant and resident groups in your area
  • Your Local Community Committees
  • Your local Councillor
  • Bin collections and recycling
  • Local services

To find out more about other council services in your area, please use the Where I Live section on this page.​​​​


Click to expandYour housing officers

Your housing officer deals with a range of things including, rent advice, neighbour nuisance and enforcing tenancy conditions. They are also able to signpost you to other services for advice and support.

Area or Estate

Housing Officer Name

Bawn Estate

Lewis Reid


Butterbowls, Bangors Grove / Place / Street, Blackpools Place / Terrace / View, Branchs Place / Road / St Cobdens, Cow Close / Grove / Road and Lytham Grove / Place.


Rosalin Vera

Tong Estate, Lower Wortley Road, Upper Wortley Road, Western Grove, Pudsey Road and Tong Road.


Debbie Robinson

Stonecliffes, Stonebridges, Bardens Close and Green, Wingate Court, Whingates, Albany Street, Barras Garth / Road / Terrace, Blue Hill Lane, Swallow’s, Stonecliffe’s, Marsden Street and Silver Royd’s.


Graeme Smith

Gamble Hill Estate, Amberley Gardens / Road, Evelyn Place, Kitson Close / Gardens, Oldfield Avenue / Lane / Street, Toft Street, Roseneath Place, Colemore Road, Elmfield Road, Hardrow Terrace, Highfield’s, Greenthorpes and Henconners.


Shimeera O’Brien

Heights Estate

Alison Pennells


Gainsboroughs, Low Moor Side, Memorial Cottages, Playground, Newton Square, Bawn Approach, Nutting Grove Terrace, Thornhill’s, Thornhill’s Court, Hawkhurst Road, Shoreham Road, Privilege Street and Roderick Street.


Joga Nahl

Whincover Grange, Whincovers and Fawcetts.


Michael Vilia

The Heights East, The Heights West and Farrows.


Elaine Simpson

Gamble Hill Blocks, Greensides and Addingham Gardens.


Andy Crompton

Click to expandEstate walkabouts

Estate walkabouts give residents the chance accompany our housing officers and work with us to make our estates a better place to live.

If you would like to take part in the walkabout all you have to do is tell your local Housing Office and turn up on the day.

To find out more, please download the Wortley estates walkabouts timetable (PDF 208KB).

Click to expandEvents

Keep up to date with events in your area such as, tenant meetings, training information and consultation training sessions.​​

Find out more about upcoming events

Click to expandImproving your homes and neighbourhoods

We plan investment to your homes and neighbourhoods, and have identified the work that is required in the future.

Work will only be carried out to properties that have been identified as needing it and our proposed plans may be subject to change due to changes in funding.

Find out more on our Improving your homes and neighbourhoods page. ​

Click to expandNews


​There are many ways to keep up to date with housing related news

Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Facebook

The latest edition of our newsletter

Check out the local news from Wortley Housing Office team (506 KB)


Click to expandYour local Housing Advisory Panel

There are 11 local Housing Advisory Panels across Leeds, each with a budget that they can use to fund local projects to benefit local tenants.

Find out more about your local Housing Advisory Panel

Click to expandMoney, budgeting and benefits advice


If you need help with money, budgeting or benefits advice then please book in to see us. FREE appointments are available; for an appointment near you view our citywide timetable (PDF 211KB).​

Click to expandGet involved in your local area and community


No matter where you live or how young or old you are, you can get involved with us, have your say and make a difference in your local area and community.

Getting involved isn’t all about coming to meetings. You can join us on estate walkabouts, carry out mystery shopping, answer surveys or attend local events. Tenant and Resident Associations (TARAs) and Area Reps represent their local communities and are involved in decisions about their homes and environment.

If you would like to find out more about what is happening in your area or if you are thinking of setting up a group, contact Rukshana Mahmood, your Tenant Engagement Officer.

Email: housinginvolvement@leeds.gov.uk
Telephone: 0113 378 1349

Find out more about how you can get involved

Find out more about Tenant and Resident Associations and & Area Reps​​​

Click to expandYour local community committee


​There are 10 community committees across the city providing local people with opportunities to have their say about what happens in their community. Housing Leeds works closely with these committees.

Find out more about the inner west community committee

Click to expandLocal support to get online and improve your digital skills

Find organisations local to you in Leeds where you can get online, or get support to improve your digital skills. If you’re an organisation that offers support or access, then you can join the 100% Digital Leeds movement and get your organisation on the map using the 100% Digital Leeds website.

Please note that Tinder Foundation is independent to Leeds City Council. We are not responsible for their content and information.​​​​​​

Click to expandYour local councillors

​Leeds councillors provide a voice to the people living in the ward that they represent.  They are aware of the needs of their community and are in touch with the issues that local people face. 

Find details of your Local Councillors

Click to expandBins and recycling

​You can find out when your bin collection dates are, get rid of large items and find out more about recycling facilities in your area. 

Bins and recycling pages

Click to expandUseful local organisations


​The following are links to further local information.

Please note that Leeds City Council is not responsible for the content on external websites.

New Wortley Community Centre

Wortley and Farnley web

Farnley Children's Centre

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