I understand that Wigan Council may need to contact other agencies for information about me
so that they can process my application. Wigan Council need my permission before they can
do this. This could include Housing Benefts and Council Tax, other landlords, the Benefts
Agency, Probation Service, the Police and Social Services. Wigan Council may not be able to
process my application without this information.
I give permission for Wigan Council to contact any relevant agencies, including my present
and/or former landlord. I give these agencies permission to share any information they hold on
me with Wigan Council so that they can deal with my housing application.
I understand that Wigan Council will only use any information they get from other
agencies to deal with my application.
I understand that Wigan Council may share any information they hold on me with various
Council departments and other organisations that deal with public funds to prevent and detect
The information I have given on this form is correct. I understand that if I have given any false or
misleading information on this form I could be evicted from my new tenancy.