public housing

The Victorian government provides limited public housing for people on low incomes.

The department that manages public housing in Victoria is Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS).
The landlord for public housing tenants is the Director of Housing.
The law is the same for public housing tenants and private residential tenants, but some of the steps are different.

Information for public housing tenants in Victoria.

applying for public housing    

appealing a public housing decision 

avoiding public housing maintenance charges

public housing rents 

public housing repairs  

public housing tenants’ handbook [pdf 998KB] 

 


need help?

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Tenants Victoria acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government.