Tag Archive for: Community Housing Industry Association (CHIA)

Innovative partnerships to drive supply of social and affordable housing

This report highlights additional opportunities to build on this partnership enabling government funding to meet a greater proportion of unmet need.

Research estimates the costs of social and affordable housing shortages to society

The research forms a larger project being funded by several housing organisations including CHIA, Everybody’s Home and Shelter NSW.

Housing dropped from Infrastructure Australia priority list

In recent years Infrastructure Australia has broadened its focus to social infrastructure, including social and affordable housing.

CHO Vs CHP

It is clear across jurisdictions both terms may continue to be used interchangeably however Shelter WA has made the decide to align with the CHIA National position and adopt the term ‘CHO’.

National Affordable Housing Alliance

National Affordable Housing Alliance members are advocating for the implementation of four initial core policies.

National Housing and Homelessness Agreement Review

Terms of Reference have been developed, and on Tuesday, 21 December 2021 the Productivity Commission released an Issues Paper to provide guidance for submissions.

Federal Pre-Budget Submissions Portal

The Pre-Budget Submission portal for the 2022-23 Budget closes on Friday, 28 January 2022.

Australia needs a social housing future fund

The future fund is an important mechanism to address the ongoing decline of Australia’s social housing stock.

Provision of housing by charities

The purpose of this Commissioner’s Interpretation Statement is to provide guidance on the application of charity law to housing providers.

NHFIC Statutory Review

Recommendations include that consideration be given to increasing the maximum size of individual grants available under the Capacity Building Program to $75,000.

Inquiry into housing affordability and supply in Australia

Shelter WA’s input focussed on parts of the housing system where affordability issues are most acute and supply is most severely constrained.

Housing Boost Aggregator

The Housing Boost Aggregator is a proposal to overcome the funding gap by separating what Community Housing Organisations, can safely borrow from the costs they cannot.

Housing and the Economy: Scenarios for Australia to 2025 and 2045

These reports enhance economic understandings of housing system outcomes that will better inform the policymakers and other housing system stakeholders.

Views of Housing in the Economy: Abstract Dreamings or Real Directions?

This report analyses the expert opinions of 87 leading economists and other senior housing market specialists on interrelationships between the housing system, economic performance, and wealth distribution in Australia.

FDV Toolkit

This toolkit is to help educate and provide needed information about the reform to tenancy legislation regarding Family and Domestic Violence (FDV) to community housing providers in Western Australia.

Shelter WA AGM 2020

The Executive Officer of National Shelter Adrian Pisarski was the special guest speaker this year. In his Zoom presentation he announced the formation of “a historic coalition of community organisations” who are coming together to push for an investment in social housing.