HOST to return to council control From 1 April 2021 the Housing Options Service Trafford (HOST) will come under the direct control of Trafford Council, following the decision to bring the service back in-house. There will be no change to any services provided to new and existing customers or to those on the housing register. All staff and systems will remain the same with HOST continuing to provide advice and assistance for those in housing need. Customer login details for both housing options and the housing register will also remain the same. Anyone in temporary accommodation who pay a contribution to rental charges will be contacted in due course with amended pay details. Should you with to contact HOST with any queries about the transfer please call 0161 912 2230 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.