Facts & Figures

The key statistics around community housing in Victoria

Overall

Housing Supply

Federal Funding

Community housing sector benefits

National Rental Affordability Scheme

A 10 year private rental subsidy scheme targeted to construct approximately 12,500 new houses in Victoria by 2012. As a subsidy scheme, Victorian-based Housing Associations have been granted a solid share of new housing approvals in this scheme.

National Building Stimulus Package

A Federal Government investment of approximately $750m has been made available for community housing in Victoria and is anticipated to fund in excess of 3,500 dwellings.  In addition, a proportion of public housing properties are expected to be transferred to community housing sector management under this funding program.