Company Background

Welcome to Abritas

Incorporated in 2000, Abritas is a successful supplier of web based systems to local authorities, housing associations and social care providers. Abritas is the largest supplier of web-based housing software solutions in the UK, with over 170 local authorities and 450 RSLs live with at least one Abritas product.

Since 2000, Abritas has worked closely with partners to develop new and existing products, providing the Housing industry with innovative solutions that improve efficiencies, increase cost-savings and respond to new Government legislations.

Abritas' comprehensive solutions include Housing Register, Choice Based Lettings, Enhanced Housing Options, Housing Advice and Homelessness, Mutual Exchange, Social Care and Rents.

In October 2014, Abritas developed and launched an online mutual exchange tool to help tenants swap and move home, built using the same robust infrastructure as all Abritas systems swapandmove is fast becoming a recognised brand.

Abritas is based in central Reading, Berkshire, employing over 50 staff and is wholly owned by the directors of the company. Abritas has experienced steady growth since 2000, including staff size, client numbers and turnover. All Abritas software is developed and maintained by a dedicated in-house team of project managers, software developers and support staff.

On 16 December 2016 the Civica Group, a market leader in business-critical software applications, digital solutions and outsourcing services, announced that Civica UK Limited, the company’s wholly owned subsidiary, acquired specialist software provider Abritas Limited. The Civica Group has a successful track record of acquiring and integrating businesses with complementary skills and technology.

About Civica

Civica ( is a market-leading specialist in digital solutions, critical applications and outsourcing services that help teams and organisations around the world to transform the way they work. Combining exceptional customer focus, experience and commitment, Civica supplies more than 4,000 organisations in 10 countries around the world.

Our mission

At Abritas we have a real commitment to our people, our customers and to the housing software solutions that we provide.  Our mission is to maintain the market-leading position in the supply of web based software solutions to the UK, by providing an individual service to each and every customer and ensuring a consistent high level of customer satisfaction.