This information is for:
Adactus Housing Association, Beech Housing Association, Chorley Community Housing

Overcrowding

In defining overcrowding, the Association considers it reasonable that the following people require their own bedroom.

  • Couple in a relationship and living together
  • Single parent
  • Adult aged 18 years or over
  • Person with supported / documented medical grounds for their own room
  • Child over 10 years of age not to share with the opposite sex
  • More than two children sharing a bedroom
  • Members of seperate households living in one property
  • Children of the same sex with an age difference of 10 years and over.