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Gentoo Sunderland


Emperor House
2 Emperor Way
Doxford International Business Park


0191 525 5000


0191 525 5882


Service offered ^ back to top

General housing advice provided through 11 area housing offices. Phone for details of local office.

Target group

General public.

Area served

City of Sunderland, including Hetton, Houghton and Washington.

How to contact ^ back to top

Phone for details of local office.

Opening times
Monday8am - 7pm phone
Tuesday8am - 7pm phone
Wednesday8am - 7pm phone
Thursday8am - 7pm phone
Friday8am - 7pm phone
WeekendsSaturday 8am - 12 noon phone

Access information ^ back to top

Disabled access

Phone for details of local office.

Adapted toilets


Wheelchair access


Further information ^ back to top

Type of organisation

Housing Department

Public transport

Phone for details of local office.