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Homelessness Week 2020

Homelessness is still prevalent in 2020 and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples continue to experience higher levels of housing disadvantage than other Western Australians.

MEDIA RELEASE: Rental Relief Package Welcome News for Tenants

Shelter WA has welcomed the rental relief package announced by the State Government today to support renters and landlords.

Moratorium on Eviction Legislation Passed

The WA Parliament has passed the Residential Tenancies (COVID-19 Response) Bill 2020. This means that there will now be a moratorium on tenancy evictions for the emergency period.

Stop Residential Evictions

Sign the Tenancy WA Inc petition to stop residential evictions and protect renters from COVID-19 in WA.

Renting in a Time of COVID-19

Community housing providers are experiencing first-hand how nervous some tenants are feeling, with some choosing not to pay rent.

Freeze Evictions – Increase Social Housing

Shelter WA urges the Department to look to at the many examples within the community sector where agencies work hard to help people maintain and sustain their tenancies.

Tenants’ Union of NSW: LIVES TURNED UPSIDE DOWN NSW renters’experience of ‘no grounds’ evictions

The Tenants’ Union of NSW with Marrickville Legal Centre has released the findings of a new report exploring the impacts of no grounds evictions. This research adds pressure to the incoming NSW government to act on reform quickly in the next Parliament. The Tenants’ Union is calling on all aspiring government parties to attend Sydney […]