Q. What about Council Tax?
All residents are required to be full-time students and on this basis qualify for Council Tax exemption. You will need to contact the Council to obtain your own exemption certificate and a copy must be given to our team!
Q. Do I need Content Insurance?
We recommend you take out the adequate cover for all of your personal belongings. Specialist student contents products are available.
Q. Can I request single-sex flats?
Yes, we will match your requests whenever possible when rooms are allocated. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee all requests. The earlier you apply, the better.
Q. How many students will I be sharing with?
City Point clusters range between 3 and 9-bed spaces.
Q. Is there any Car Parking?
There are limited car parking spaces available at City Point. CARO cannot accept responsibility for loss or damage of property or vehicles parked in or around our properties. All vehicles are parked at the owner's own risk.
Q. What do I need to bring along when I move In?
a basic checklist is given as below:
Bedding & Towels – don’t forget to check the bed size, most of our beds are three-quarter double (which is 4 ft), but The Bridewell is mainly standard double (which is 4ft 6in).
Kitchen Equipment – we supply the cookers, microwaves, kettles and kitchen sink! You will need to bring your own equipment for cooking and crockery, cutlery.
Housekeeping – we supply a vacuum cleaner, dustpan and brush, mop and bucket and an ironing board for your convenience. You will need to bring your own iron, washing up equipment, laundry powders and cleaning products. Don’t forget your loo rolls!
Your own personal belongings – whatever you need to make you comfortable. There are a few items not allowed at our accommodation, these are listed in the code of conduct as well as your tenancy agreement and include candles, oil burners, tea lights, oil heaters, fairy lights, deep fat fryers or chip pans, laser pens and also any large items of furniture or equipment.
Q. Who do I contact in the case of an emergency?
They have a concierge on site 24/7, so please report to them in the event of an emergency.