Tenants own alterations

Who is this form for?

If you are a secure tenant of ours then you can carry out improvements or alterations to your home as long as you get our written permission. You must not start any improvement work until you have received written permission. Introductory tenants can also ask for permission to improve their home.

Follow this link to the ‘Tenants Own Alterations’ page to read the guidelines before applying. You need to make sure the work you want to carry out complies with building regulations and planning requirements. Visit the Government Planning Portal to check if you need building or planning permission for your improvement.

If you are considering completing improvements, alterations or additions to your home, please use the form below to let us know what work you wish to complete. Once we’ve received your application, we’ll contact you to discuss your application. If we need to we’ll give you any extra guidance notes, conditions or other information about the alteration or improvement you want to make.

Protecting your personal data

By completing this form you acknowledge that we will follow our responsibilities under data protection legislation. We will store the information securely, share it with partners and other statutory agencies where we have the right under law to do this, use it only for the purpose it was provided and process it as set out in our privacy policy. For more information please see our privacy policy on our website www.berneslaihomes.co.uk
  • 1. Your personal details
  • Title *

  • First Name *

  • Surname *

  • Address *

  • Phone Number *

  • Email Address

  • I want to make the following improvement/alteration inside my home

  • I want to make the following improvement/alteration outside my home

  • Please give any further detail relating to the work you wish to complete *

  • 2. Upload Documents
  • Use this section to upload any information that may help us deal with your request for alterations. For example a copy of plans for the work you are wanting to do, or quotes from the builders you plan to use.

    To upload this information you can either use a scanner or take a photo with your phone or tablet. Just click the upload button.

    More than one piece of information? Just click the “Add” button after you’ve finished uploading each one. You can upload a maximum of five pieces of evidence.

    If you haven’t got the evidence to upload at this point you can save your form until you have or you can upload it later using our “Document upload e form” which you can find on the Tell Us About it section of our website.
  • Documents of proof

    You can upload the following file types: JPG, PDF, PNG
    Please note if you are going to save this form instead of submitting, you will need to upload your file when you submit.

  • 3. Confirmation
  • By completing this form you acknowledge that we will follow our responsibilities under data protection legislation. We will store the information securely, share it with partners and other statutory agencies where we have the right under law to do this, use it only for the purpose it was provided and process it as set out in our privacy policy. For more information please see our privacy policy on our website www.berneslaihomes.co.uk
  • By ticking the box beIow I confirm that the information I have given is true to the best of my knowledge and I agree that I will not start work until I have received permission from you.