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Tell Us if You're Moving Home

Thinking of contacting us about your Council Tax or Housing Benefit?

If you register for MySouthend you can have access to your Council Tax bills, make payments, view your account, check your housing benefit entitlement, payment dates and notifications, and now tell us about changes using our new MySouthend forms, all from your secure online account.

To find out more, see the About MySouthend page.

To register, or to sign in to your MySouthend account click here.  

Are you moving? Tell us by completing
a MySouthend online moving form 

You must tell us when you move to a new home, or move out of your current home. It is quick and easy to tell us by completing a MySouthend online moving form. If you don’t already have a MySouthend account you will need to register first, which only takes a few minutes. Just click on the form you need and follow the instructions.  

Moving out of a home in Southend

To close your account we need the following information:

If You Owned Your Property

  • the date the sale of the property was completed
  • the name of the new owner
  • your forwarding address
  • the exact dates for any period that the property was empty and unfurnished after you moved out

If You Rented Your Property

  • the date your tenancy agreement ended
  • the name and address of your landlord/managing agent
  • your forwarding address
  • the exact dates for any period that the property was empty and unfurnished after you moved out

Moving into a home in Southend

To open an account we need the following information:

If You are Buying a Property

  • The date the sale of the property was completed
  • The contact address of the previous owner if known.

Renting a Property in Southend

  • The date that your tenancy agreement starts
  • The name and address of your landlord/managing agent.

Letting Your Property Out

If you let out your property we need the following information:

  • the exact date that you vacated the property
  • the name of the new tenant
  • the exact dates of the tenancy agreement
  • your forwarding address
  • if the property is being let out furnished or unfurnished.

Page last updated: 30/05/2017