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Who we are and what we do

Colchester Borough Homes is a company set up by Colchester Borough Council. As part of the local business community since 2003, we are an award-winning organisation providing management and maintenance services to around 7,000 residential, commercial and public buildings in the local area, including the Council's housing stock, Colchester Castle and Colchester Town Hall. We aim to be the trusted choice for local housing, property and community services.

We offer a range of services to the private, public and non-profit sectors, including:

  • Buildings maintenance, renovations, refurbishments and repairs
  • Lettings, tenancy management and income collection
  • Housing options and advice
  • Asset management
  • Facilities management
  • Health and safety
  • Construction projects
  • Energy efficiency.

We are an ambitious organisation focused on delivering great value services that make a difference. We work closely with the Council and residents to make Colchester a better place to live and work. For more information see pdf icon Who we are and what we do [1Mb].

We employ over 200 people in and around Colchester as well as using a trusted network of suppliers. For details see our working for us page.

Our Board and management team are responsible for ensuring the company is governed well. We also work closely with customers to improve our services. To find out how you can join in and make a difference visit our Resident Involvement page.

Our company registration details can be found on our Official information page.

For contact details and office locations, visit our locations page.