If you are a Council tenant or leaseholder and would like to get involved, then it could be one of the best ways of finding out what's happening where you live. It’s also a great way to meet new people.
We have a team of dedicated staff supporting Council tenant and leaseholder involvement in Rotherham.
You can meet our team at any of the following involvement activities:
Why get involved?
Council tenants have the opportunity to influence decisions about housing policies, conditions and services.
You can be confident that we will listen to you if you want to have your say about housing services in Rotherham.
Rotherham Council is accredited by Tpas, the tenant engagement experts. This means we have shown strong commitment to involving tenants in decision making processes.
Ways you can get involved
Area Assembly Meetings
Public meetings where you can ask questions to the Council and Elected Members. You can also find out about Council decisions affecting your area.
Find your local Area Assembly
Area Housing Panels
Formal Council tenant meetings. You can have your say in how we spend the budget to improve the local environment.
Quality Standards Challenge Group
Reviews and challenges housing customer service standards. This makes sure the Council is delivering against them.
Customer Inspection Service and Learning from Customers Forum
A group of volunteers. At the heart of improving the customer experience, through mystery shopping activities.
Young Person’s Zone
For young Council tenants aged 16 to 24.
A charity that supports communities to grow and develop. RotherFed works with them to build their sense of belonging, community pride and spirit. RotherFed works with and through community groups that are committed to bringing communities together. This helps to give all communities a voice and create local solutions to local issues.
Tenant Participation Advisory Service
The Council has signed up to TPAS as a member. TPAS is the country’s leading national tenant involvement organisation. You can also now register for free membership. Benefits include training, unlimited attendance at free regional events, an information magazine and briefings. There is also a telephone helpline and information service.
Set up your own group
Our Customer Involvement Team can give you help, advice or support with an existing group or to set up a new group.
Get in touch
If you have a question about anything else relating to tenant involvement, please contact us and we will be happy to help.
View our strategy
Our Tenant Involvement strategy 2016-2019 is available for you to view and download.