London Planning Authorities

Housing Waiting List

Total number of households on waiting list in each borough

1Newham27,635
2Lambeth25,198
3Tower Hamlets19,826
4Greenwich15,386
5Islington14,567
6Hackney12,951
7Haringey10,347
8Merton10,215
9Lewisham9,512
10Ealing8,670
11Waltham Forest8,379
12Southwark6,772
13Bexley6,553
14Wandsworth6,399
15Camden5,991
16Croydon5,468
17Redbridge5,434
18Barking & Dagenham4,856
19Enfield4,424
20Richmond-upon-Thames4,336
21Westminster3,998
22Bromley3,501
23Brent3,319
24Kensington & Chelsea3,311
25Barnet2,914
26Harrow2,012
27Havering1,987
28Hammersmith & Fulham1,893
29Hounslow1,833
30Kingston-upon-Thames1,755
31Hillingdon1,738
32Sutton1,591
33City of London780
Total243,551

Inner-London Borough

Outer-London Borough

(As defined by London Councils)

♦ Council Political Control

★ 2016 Mayoral Election Result

Sources

1) "London Elections Results 2016, Wards, Boroughs, Constituency", Greater London Authority (GLA) 2) Households on Local Authority Waiting List, Borough, Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG), December 2019.

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