Topic last updated January 2020

Help to Buy Scheme


The Help to Buy scheme is a Government initiative to enable creditworthy borrowers to purchase property with a 5% deposit. Please see more website information here, and a leaflet here.


All applications for the Help to Buy scheme are handled by a regional 'Zone Agent' From 1st April 2014, the Help to Buy Zone Agent for this region is BPHA. The relevant regional website is here.

i_black.jpg Note: please ensure you refer to the Zone Agent as Help to Buy East and South East and not bpha, this is to help avoid confusion for the customer.


A specific topic on Shared Ownership is here. This includes personal contact details for the Help to Buy Stakeholder Manager for Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire and information about eligibility.