Covid-19 Notice

Reassurance to tenants of the Jersey Homes Trust.

COVID-19 Crisis;
26 March 2020.

The Jersey Homes Trust is a responsible and compassionate housing provider. We are used to working with those of our tenants who may have financial difficulties from time to time.

During the Coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis we recognise that some tenants will experience delays or interruptions in their income and prompt payment of rental may be affected. In such cases it is important to contact our Managers and to explain the problem. You will find us helpful and understanding.

In all normal circumstances we expect you to continue to pay your rent when it is due.

If you are laid off from work you should contact Customer & Local Services to make a claim for Income Support, which will assist you to pay your rent. Existing Income support claimants should contact Income Support by email Income.support@gov.je with details of any change in circumstances.

The Jersey Homes Trust does not intend to evict tenants who go into rent arrears because of Covid-19.

Finally, we are happy to announce that Trustees have decided;

until further notice, the Trust will not implement rental increases that fall due.

Michael Van Neste
Chairman
Jersey Homes Trust

Rubbish Management

Rubbish

It is your responsibility to ensure that your rubbish is bagged and binned neatly inside the refuse areas or bin stores Ensure that the bins are closed otherwise insects, vermin and other animals may be attracted, creating a health hazard. Do not leave rubbish in corridors, on pathways or near doorways. Glass must be disposed of in accordance with the requirements of the parish in which you live. Click here for contact details for the Parish Halls.

Tenants are responsible for the dumping of large items such as furniture, fridges, prams etc. On no account should these be left in the bin stores or other communal areas.