A mutual exchange can take place between any Council or Housing Association tenant from anywhere in the United Kingdom.
We will not refuse an application unless it is reasonable to do so. Examples of when the application could be refused include:
The above list is not a definitive list and other reasons may exist for refusing exchange applications.
HomeSwapper - The New Way to Exchange your Property
If you are a tenant with the Council or any of the local Housing Associations in West Dunbartonshire you can register with HomeSwapper to exchange your property.
HomeSwapper is an online service that will hold details of mutual exchanges available within West Dunbartonshire Council and elsewhere.
West Dunbartonshire Council have funded this service to enable our tenants to register free of charge. You can register via the internet at https://www.homeswapper.co.uk/.
Once you have found a match with another household please complete this form (both parties must complete this form individually): Apply for a mutual exchange. Once your application has been received we will assess this, and a decision will be made within 28 days.
To discuss any aspect of your mutual exchange please contact your Housing Officer.