About the company

Wigan and Leigh Homes is a non-profit making company owned by Wigan Council.  We are a key partner of the council and part of the council family. 

We are a registered provider of social housing in our own right and the landlord of 80 properties located across the borough.

We offer a range of landlord services to tenants of our 80 properties, including:

  • Rent collection
  • Repairs and maintenance
  • Dealing with empty properties
  • All tenancy matters
  • Tenant involvement
  • Allocating and letting homes.

Our partners Wigan Council provide these services to our tenants on our behalf.


The powers of the organisation are outlined in our Memorandum of Association and how the organisation is governed is outlined in Articles of Association.

The Wigan and Leigh Homes Board is responsible for ensuring that its business is conducted in accordance with the law, that public money is safeguarded and properly accounted for and used economically, efficiently and effectively.

Wigan and Leigh Homes Ltd is registered in England and Wales No. 4395696.

Registered Office: Progress House, Westwood Park Drive, Wigan, WN3 4HH. VAT No. 152 9043 76.