We want to provide our customers with a complete service and below are links to other websites you may find useful. 

Housing organisations

Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) The professional body for people involved in housing and communities

Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) The government's national housing and regeneration agency for England

National Housing Federation (NHF) Represents not-for-profit housing associations in England

Housing Ombudsman An independent service to deal with disputes between landlords and tenants in England. Contains information on complaints procedure and downloadable information forms. Magna is a member of the housing ombudsman scheme.

Looking to rent or buy a home

Charter SW (part of the Magna Housing group) Magna's development company with shared ownership homes for sale
Homefinder Somerset Find a home to rent in Somerset
Homeswapper For existing residents looking to swap homes (mutual exchanges)
Source Development Partnership The development consortium

Local authorities

Bournemouth Borough Council
Devon County Council
Dorset County Council
East Dorset District Council

Exmoor National Park Authority
North Dorset District Council
Somerset County Council
South Somerset District Council
West Dorset District Council
West Somerset Council
Weymouth & Portland Borough Council

Help and advice


Energy Saving Trust
Supporting People
Citizens Advice Bureaux
EROSH (sheltered housing advice)
Department for Communities and Local Government
First Dorset Credit Union
Equality & Human Rights Commission

Other useful links