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Public housing

State housing

Public housing plan 2021-2024

This document sets out the New Zealand Government’s public housing supply intentions for the next four years. It provides information about the location and number of additional public housing places that will be delivered by June 2024.
Conference paper

Innovation in urban transformation: community action planning in public housing estates in Sydney

The Central Sydney Division of the Department of Housing is looking at the communities living in public housing estates in Sydney afresh and rethinking ways to improve their lives.

‘A pathway to where?’ Inquiry into understanding and reimagining social housing pathways

This study investigated how social housing pathways are conceptualised and constructed by housing policies in Australia; who is moving into and out of social housing; and what is the lived experience of people who have moved into, within or out of social housing.
Conference paper

Logan Renewal Initiative: a bridge too far for a public housing public private partnership

This paper outlines the history of the Logan Renewal Initiative and draws learnings from the reversal of a major policy initiative aimed at managing and redeveloping 4,653 public housing dwellings in the Logan City Council.

Landscape design guide for state housing

This Landscape Design Guide outlines Kāinga Ora expectations for well-designed landscapes; it highlights design principles that the authors consider fundamental to building successful environments and communities.

COVID-19 Australian government roles and responsibilities: an overview

The COVID-19 pandemic remains a constantly evolving situation and the Australian government’s response involves a diverse range of activities and measures undertaken by a variety of Australian Public Service departments and agencies.
Conference paper

Urban regeneration and social cohesion

This paper presents early findings from the case study, looking at the impacts on a local community, of an urban regeneration programme in Auckland, New Zealand.

Heritage and social housing: implications for repairs, maintenance, modifications and redevelopments

The purpose of this brief is to unpack ‘heritage’ and its implications for social housing asset management and, by extension, for social housing tenants.

Homelessness action plan report 2019: phase one 2020-2023

The Aotearoa New Zealand Homelessness Action Plan (2020-2023) has been developed to prevent and reduce homelessness. It sets out an overarching framework with actions to improve the wellbeing and housing outcomes of individuals and whānau who are at risk of, or experiencing, homelessness.

Victorian Aboriginal housing and homelessness framework

The Victorian government funded Aboriginal Housing Victoria to develop this framework, which aims to build a new approach to ensuring all Aboriginal Victorians have safe, secure and stable housing.