Paying your rent

How to pay your rent

Your rent is due weekly in advance.

You can pay your rent:

-by cheque

-through Lloyds Bank

-by standing order


If you are having any difficulties paying your rent you should contact Michelle Powell at Symonds & Sampson immediately. 

Michelle can offer help and advice but paying the rent is your responsibility. 

mpowell@symonds&      0130 261 008

If you fail to pay your rent you risk losing your home. 

For information about what wll happen if you do not pay your rent:   


If you think you may be entitled to help with your rent payments you should contact West Dorset District Council to make a claim for housing benefit.

If you need other information on rents, service charges or housing benefit, please contact Michelle.

Get in touch

Managing Agent to the Society
Symonds & Sampson

Contact Michelle Powell for housing management, including rents, lettings, repairs and maintenance.

01305 261 008

30 High West Street Dorchester DT1 1UP

Secretary to the Society

Judith Dearlove

Contact for general enquiries, Society management and organisation, committee matters, Mill Street history and complaints.

01305 261622

Fordington Hill House,
High Street Fordington,
Dorchester, DT1 1LZ

Warden to the Society

Rosie Sibley

The warden service is available for residents in sheltered housing: Weekdays 9am-5pm.

01305 264 156

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