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Selwood Housing operative smiling carrying out work in customer's home - request a repair


We have an in-house repairs and maintenance team, based in Melksham, who are dedicated to the maintenance of our customer's homes. If something in your home has stopped working or needs attention:

  • Head to our tips and advice pages for information on how to fix the problem. Our tips and advice pages cover all the types of repairs that tenants are responsible for themselves.
  • If you can't find what you're looking for under tips and advice, visit our request a repair pages - it may be that we need to undertake the repair for you. This is also the best route if you need to speak to Selwood Housing about the issue.
  • If you are in need of an urgent repair call us on 01225 715 715.

If you're looking for information on servicing or planned works (a planned replacement of a kitchen or boiler for example) see caring for your home.

Do you have an emergency?

Is there an immediate risk to your safety or property?
(for example, extreme flooding, fires or damage made by intruders)
Dial 999. Once safe, call us on 01225 715 715 to discuss next steps.

Total loss of electricity?

If you have no power, (and neither do your neighbours) call

105 or
0800 6783 105

Gas emergency?

If you smell gas, think you have a gas leak, or are worried about carbon monoxide, call the national gas emergency number on

0800 111 999

Burst pipe?

If you have a major water leak inside your home that can't be contained, call us immediately on

01225 715 715

Remember to try and turn off your water from the internal stop tap in your home or from the mains outside your property.