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We’re committed to getting it right first time. We’ve invested time in training our staff and creating specialist, dedicated teams to help with housing management issues or repairs.

Our highly trained specialist team members are well equipped to deal with your queries at the first point of contact.

To make it easier you can access a number of our services below, such as setting up a direct debit, paying your rent, money advice and much more.

You can find Emergency Contact Information here.

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  • Homes direct form

    If you are another Housing Association tenant please contact your own landlord directly and they will be able to assist.

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  • Repairs Responsibility Tool

    Try out Repair Responsibility tool first!

     

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  • Repairs Video

  • Report a Repair (New Repair)


     

  • Repair Form (Ongoing repair)


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  • Social Media

    Prefer to contact us on Social Media with your customer service enquiry?

    Click below to get us on Facebook or Twitter

     

     

  • Abandoned Vehicle Form

    Note: On receiving this information, we will log an appointment for the Places Housing Officer to attend and place notice on the vehicle.

    Abandoned vehicles often get confused with nuisance vehicles. A nuisance vehicle is not necessarily abandoned. Common examples of ‘nuisance’ vehicles are those, which are:

    • poorly parked

    • causing an obstruction

    • Involved in residential parking disputes

    • broken down If you believe a vehicle is untaxed, please contact the DVLA or Local Authority to report the vehicle.

    Thank you for contacting Midland Heart regarding an abandoned vehicle. In order for us to log a case for you please could you provide us with a little more information regarding the following.


  • Death of a Tenant form

    We understand that losing someone can be a difficult time and we want to make any contact with us regarding this as easy as possible for you. Therefore in order for us to process this for you we need the following information.

    • The name of the tenant that has passed away
    • The date on which the person passed away
    • The details of the executor, trustee or personal representative of he person who has passed away, A copy of the Death Certificate Contact number for yourself
    • Name of the tenant who has passed away
    • Address and postcode of the tenant that has passed away
    • Date on which the tenant passed away
    • Your name, Your Address, Your contact number and best time to contact you if required, Your e mail address,
    • Are you the executor, trustee or personal representative of the tenant that has passed away?

    If you have a copy of the death cert please upload it here. Please note: We will need to see a copy of the death certificate in order to update our records. If you are unable to upload it at this time you can email it to contact@midlandheart.org.uk or contact us to discuss posting a copy.

    Once this request is received we will start the process of arranging this change but please be advised that we cannot end the tenancy until the death certificate has been received.

  • Report Graffiti Form

    If the graffiti is deemed as offensive and contains any explicit images or Language of a politically/racially/religiously insulting/inciting nature or a hate statement, we will aim to remove this within 24 hours. Any other graffiti in a communal area will be removed by Midland Heart. Any graffiti on your property which is not offensive is your responsibility to remove.


  • Report Fly Tipping Form

    Fly tipping can be hazardous and expensive to remove potetially causing an increase in tenants service charges. If you know who has flytipped any reported items please give us a much detail as possible. We will then contact the individual and request they remove the items.

    Thank you for contacting Midland Heart regarding fly tipping In order for us to log a case for you please could you provide us with a little more information regarding the following;


  • Vermin Responsibility Tool

    If you have pest or vermin you can use our easy to use responsibility tool to find out who's responsibility it is to remove them by following this link.

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  • Report Pest/Vermin Form

    If you have looked at the responsibility tool and can see that your pest/vermin issue is Midland Hearts responsibility please fill in the following form.


  • Watch Money Advice Video

  • Money Advice for Bills and Rent

    Do you need help managing your money, bills and rent payments. Please visit our Money Advice pages for further information and support. http://www.midlandheart.org.uk/supporting-you/money-advice/

  • Money advice Form

  • Report an unauthorised Occupier Form

    An unauthorised occupier can be any of the following, Anyone that manages to gain access into an empty property for occupation. A person who has been evicted from their property but still remains after the eviction has taken place. A Tenant who claims to live at the property but instead lets the whole property out to someone else. A Tenant who claims that the property is their main home but instead uses it as a second property.


  • Report a Tree

    Tree Web form

    To report a tree that is currently a danger to people or a property, you will need to complete the form below providing as much detail as possible. If a tree is not currently a risk but you believe it has the potential to cause harm or damage, please let us know by completing the form. 

    A tree or tree limb that is currently a danger includes one that has fallen onto a building, vehicle or communal area and has caused actual damage or an obstruction.

     

  • Japanese Knotweed

    Reporting Japanese Knotweed

    Japanese Knotweed is an invasive weed that grows extremely quickly and can cause significant damage. If you see Japanese Knotweed on Midland Heart land or you are concerned about it spreading from a neighbouring property, please let us know by completing the form below.

    Japanese Knotweed is spread primarily by human activity so do not touch or attempt to remove Japanese Knotweed from your garden.

    If you are unsure, please find out how to identify Japanese knotweed here

  • Report a grounds maintenance, communal cleaning or window cleaning enquiry form

    Customers who pay a service charge will receive some or all of the environmental services Midland Heart offers.

    Before completing the form, please visit the Environmental Services Webpage  which includes details about what is included in the service you receive

  • Making a Payment

    Please be advised that if you just want to make a payment and have your 19 digit All Pay reference you can call our automated phone payment line on 0844 557 8321 or visit www.allpayments.net

  • Contact Midland Heart

    Thank you for contacting Midland Heart regarding your rent account.

    In order for us to log a case for you please could you provide us with a little more information regarding the following;


     

  • Information about yourself

    In line with art.15 of GDPR you have the right to obtain from Midland Heart confirmation as to whether or not we process personal data related to you. Where this is the case you also have the right to access to this personal data and to receive a copy of that data from MHL.

    After we receive your completed form we may contact you for one or more of the following reasons:

    • If we need you to provide proof of your identity in order to ensure that your data stays protected

    • If we need further information from you to search for the information you are seeking

    • Where your request is large and complex we may need to extend the time line for completing your request and in rare cases we may require a reasonable fee. Being specific about the information you require will help us to provide it to you quickly and at no cost.

    We will provide your information via a secure online process to ensure that your data is transferred securely.

    For more information on your right to obtain personal data we hold about you please visit the ICO’s website

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  • Request from public bodies

    For third party requests for disclosure of personal information by Public Bodies

  • Acting on behalf of someone else

    If you are a local authority, solicitor, relative, health professional, social worker or carer acting on behalf of an individual please complete the below form, attaching your form of authority.

     

    Please note: Data Protection does not apply to the deceased. In these circumstances please complete the death of a tenant form. 

     

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  • For disclosures required in connection with legal proceedings

    If you have any enquiries relating to the following disclosures please email our Data Protection team 

    • For the purpose of obtaining legal advice or;
    • Is otherwise necessary for the purpose of establishing, exercising or defending legal rights
  • Requests from utility companies

    If you are from a utility company requesting personal information about a Midland Heart customer please complete the below form.

  • Website Feedback

    Feedback

    Thanks for taking the time to give us feedback on our new website.  It launched in May and we are keen to hear if you are finding the information you need and what you think we could do to improve the site.

  • Compliments

    If you think that we are doing well we would love to hear from you. If you've received a service that deserves praise, or one of our staff really made a difference to you, you can let us know by completing the from below. You can also tell us via our Facebook or Twitter pages. We will let the service or individual know what you have said.


  • Social Media Policy

    We use Twitter and Facebook to communicate with customers, in an open forum. If you have any queries, please feel free to contact us on Twitter (@MidHeartHelp) or Facebook.

    Our social media channels are managed between 8am and 5pm Monday to Friday. During these times you can expect a response to your query, where appropriate, within 24 hours. Since these are public arenas, there are some instances in which we will remove posts. Please see our guidance below:

    Public messages

    Don’t name anyone, this includes staff, customers and other members of the public.

    Don’t give away personal information for yourself or anyone else. This includes addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers. If we need you to send your private details we will request you send this information by private message.

    All messages

    Don’t swear or use threatening or abusive language.

    If you do not comply with any of the above we will be forced to delete your messages.

  • Head Office

    Here you can find information on our office location, including the full address and a link to Google maps.

    For more information please click on the map image below. 
    NB. The text links next to map are automatically generated by Google and only work in certain browsers.

    Birmingham Head Office 20, Bath Row, Birmingham B15 1LZ

    Opening hours: 9am - 5pm (Mon - Fri)

     





     

  • Media Enquiries

    If you are a journalist with a media enquiry or would like to talk to us about a speaking opportunity please call our External Affairs Team, during working hours, on 0121 666 5253.

    If you need to speak to our External Affairs Team out of hours, please contact 07789 923340. This number is for Press/Media enquiries only.

    Alternatively, please complete the contact form below and one of the team will be in touch shortly.

    Submit a media enquiry

  • Emergency contacts

    In an emergency to report a repair or discuss other issues call us on 0345 60 20 540

    If you think you can smell gas you can also immediately telephone 0800 111 999

    If you can see or smell smoke, immediately telephone 999 or 112 before telephoning us

    Outside of these hours, if you have an emergency (something which is causing significant damage to your home) you can contact us on the 0345 number above

    These numbers are to be used in emergencies only. Less serious issues should be reported in the normal way.

    Before you call us

    To save you having to call us, we have put answers on our website to a lot of the most common questions we receive. Type into the search box at the top of the page the subject you're interested in and you'll be served with information related to this topic.

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Our short films below answer a number of common questions our customers contact us with. They might provide you with the answer you need to help with your enquiry.

Useful Videos

Repairs you are responsible for

We put your safety first by ensuring your home is secure and well maintained when you move in. This short video will explain who is responsible for repairs in your home.

Damp and Mould

As a Midland Heart customer, you are responsible for reducing the impact of condensation in your home, which if left, can cause mould to grow. This short video will show you how to reduce condensation in your home.

What to expect from your new tenancy

Renting a home from Midland Heart? Find out what to expect from your tenancy agreement.

Money Advice

Our team of Money Advisers are trained to help our customers with free benefit and debt advice.  View one person's story and find out how we can support you.

Can I keep a pet?

Want to keep a pet in your home? This video explains the permissions you need and how many you can have in your household.

Leaving your tenancy

Ending your tenancy? You'll need to let us know at least 4 weeks before you leave. This short video explains everything you need to know about your responsibilities.

When you end your tenancy with Midland Heart, you need to let us know at least 4 weeks before you leave your property in writing.

This video will explain your responsibilities when ending your tenancy with Midland Heart.

 

 

Heating

When winter approaches it's a good idea to check your heating is working properly. This video will show you how to check your heating system including your boiler.