Wortley local area

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

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​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.

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Eventshttps://www.facebook.com/Housing-Leeds-230754870412606/events?key=events, Find out more about upcoming eventsEvents<div class="ExternalClass48A0D0E70AEF4049BEFE326DE85FF070"><p>Keep up to date with events in your area such as, tenant meetings, training information and consultation training sessions.​​</p></div>
Get involved in your local area and communityGet involved in your local area and community<div class="ExternalClass9A48ECE26FC74F6298A8FD45C86487D2">​​<p>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.</p> <p>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.</p> <p>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.</p> <p>Email: <strong><a href="mailto:housinginvolvement@leeds.gov.uk">housinginvolvement@leeds.gov.uk</a></strong><br> Telephone: <strong>0113 378 1349</strong></p> <p><strong><a href="/residents/Pages/HSG-MakeaDifference.aspx">Find out more about how you can get involved</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="/residents/Pages/HSG-TenantResidentAssociations.aspx">Find out more about Tenant and Resident Associations and & Area Reps</a></strong>​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
Bins and recyclinghttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/Bins-and-recycling.aspx, Bins and recycling pagesBins and recycling<div class="ExternalClassAB8BECD508724926BADDBD55B6E062C1">​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. </div>
Estate walkaboutsEstate walkabouts<div class="ExternalClass9367119AB2B242279825EDDC1E68D109"><p>Estate walkabouts give residents the chance accompany our housing officers and work with us to make our estates a better place to live.</p> <p>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.</p> <p>To find out more, please download the <strong><a href="/docs/Wortley%20estate%20walkabouts%20timetable.pdf">Wortley estates walkabouts timetable (PDF 208KB)</a>.</strong></p> </div>
Improving your homes and neighbourhoodsImproving your homes and neighbourhoods<div class="ExternalClassED733EA1B98E454B9DAFC3B9B616A75F"><p>We plan investment to your homes and neighbourhoods, and have identified the work that is required in the future.<br><br> 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.<br><br> Find out more on our <strong><a href="/residents/Pages/Improving-your-homes-and-neighbourhoods.aspx">Improving your homes and neighbourhoods page</a></strong>. ​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
Money, budgeting and benefits adviceMoney, budgeting and benefits advice<div class="ExternalClass42DE101745B64CE190FE2DFCF43E6641">​​<p>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 <strong><a href="/docs/Citywide%20Housing%20Surgeries.pdf">citywide timetable (PDF 211KB)</a></strong>.​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
Useful local organisationsUseful local organisations<div class="ExternalClass61ACCEFA8F9C4A42B17CFC78D3748186">​​​<p>​The following are links to further local information.</p> <p>Please note that Leeds City Council is not responsible for the content on external websites.</p> <p><strong><a href="http://newwortleycc.org/">New Wortley Community Centre</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://wortleyweb.com/centres.php?pid=5">Wortley and Farnley web</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://www.farnleychildrenscentre.co.uk/">Farnley Children's Centre<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></a></strong></p> ​</div>
Local support to get online and improve your digital skillsLocal support to get online and improve your digital skills<div class="ExternalClass8B4E0950F4F14A679A9134015FCDBA86"><p>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 <strong><a href="https://digitalleeds.tinderfoundation.org/">100% Digital Leeds website</a></strong>.</p> <p><strong>Please note that Tinder Foundation is independent to Leeds City Council. We are not responsible for their content and information.</strong>​​​​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
NewsNews<div class="ExternalClass31DBA40D25B947EFBBF4228CA2B7EA92">​​<p>​There are many ways to keep up to date with housing related news</p> <p><a href="https://twitter.com/HousingLeeds">Follow us on Twitter</a><br><a href="https://www.facebook.com/Housing-Leeds-230754870412606/timeline?ref=page_internal">Follow us on Facebook</a></p> <p>The latest edition of <a href="/residents/Pages/HSG-News.aspx">our newsletter</a></p> <p>Check out the <a href="/docs/News%20from%20your%20local%20Housing%20Team%20-%20Wortley.pdf">local news from Wortley Housing Office team (506 KB)</a></p> ​​​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></div>
Your local community committeeYour local community committee<div class="ExternalClassC080A55630E742EAB8701860140520A9">​​<p>​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.</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/LCCInnerWest/">Find out more about the inner west community committee</a></strong></p> <strong> </strong>​</div>
Your housing officersYour housing officers<div class="ExternalClassED492EDBDB0341D4AE238C5D190D547D">​<p>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.</p> <span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><table class="MsoNormalTable" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody><tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Area or Estate</span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:solid solid solid none;border-top-color:windowtext;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-top-width:1pt;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Housing Officer Name</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Bawn Estate</span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Lewis Reid</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Butterbowls, Bangors Grove / Place / Street, Blackpools Place / Terrace / View, Branchs Place / Road / St Cobdens, Cow Close / Grove / Road and Lytham Grove / Place.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Rosalin Vera</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Tong Estate, Lower Wortley Road, Upper Wortley Road, Western Grove, Pudsey Road and Tong Road.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Debbie Robinson</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">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.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Graeme Smith</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">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.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Shimeera O’Brien</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Heights Estate</span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Alison Pennells</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">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.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Joga Nahl</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Whincover Grange, Whincovers and Fawcetts.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Michael Vilia</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">The Heights East, The Heights West and Farrows.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Elaine Simpson</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="415" valign="top" style="width:311.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Gamble Hill Blocks, Greensides and Addingham Gardens.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;"> </span></p> </td> <td width="170" valign="top" style="width:127.6pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">Andy Crompton</span></p> </td> </tr> </tbody></table> <span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span></div>
Your local councillorshttp://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/mgMemberIndex.aspx?bcr=1&lccnavid=100004|200033|358, Find details of your Local CouncillorsYour local councillors<div class="ExternalClassC5DB72DB99D14BA0AA55C3C74D907839">​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.  </div>
Your local Housing Advisory Panelhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/HSG-Join-Area-Panels.aspx, Find out more about your local Housing Advisory PanelYour local Housing Advisory Panel<div class="ExternalClassA8BBD9C0671A40509F4FD27AFAFB66A0"><p>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.</p></div>

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Citywide Housing Surgerieshttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Citywide Housing Surgeries.pdf163001pdf
News from your local Housing Teamhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/News from your local Housing Team - Wortley.pdf518606pdf
Wortley estate walkabouts timetablehttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Wortley estate walkabouts timetable.pdf233909pdf

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