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Applying for an affordable housing permit

Do you want to rent affordable, social housing? In some municipalities you need anaffordable housing permit (huisvestingsvergunning) for this. Check with your municipality whether this applies in your municipality. If necessary, apply to your municipality for the affordable housing permit.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Housing permit

Are you going to rent independent accommodation at a basic monthly rent up to € 752.34? In that case you need a housing permit. Applications for a housing permit must be made online. No housing permit is required when you buy a house.

Take note! You can only apply for a housing permit if you live in the Netherlands and are registered at a municipality.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Delft

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Last updated on 26 September 2022