Tenancy Assistance and Advocacy Program (TAAP) services

TAAP assists tenants in private rental housing including privately operated rooming houses and caravan parks.

To be eligible for ongoing assistance from a TAAP local service you must be:

  • reliant on a Centrelink income or
  • experiencing other significant financial hardship or
  • a victim of family violence.


Tenancy Assistance and Advocacy Program providers 2017-21 (CAV website)

Tenancy Plus program (formerly known as SHASP) provides assistance for social housing tenants.


Find my council (vic gov website).

– – – metro – – –

Banyule > Kildonan UnitingCare

Bayside > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Boroondara > Harrison UnitingCare

Brimbank > Lentara UnitingCare

Cardinia > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Casey > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Darebin > Kildonan UnitingCare

Frankston > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Glen Eira > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Greater Dandenong > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Hobsons Bay > WEstjustice

Hume > Lentara UnitingCare

Kingston > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Knox > Wesley Mission UnitingCare

Manningham > Harrison UnitingCare

Maribyrnong > WEstjustice

Maroondah > Wesley Mission UnitingCare

Melbourne > WEstjustice

Melton > Lentara UnitingCare

Monash > Harrison UnitingCare

Moonee Valley > WEstjustice

Moreland > Lentara UnitingCare

Mornington Peninsula > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Nillumbik > Kildonan UnitingCare

Port Phillip > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Stonnington > Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Whitehorse > Harrison UnitingCare

Whittlesea > Kildonan UnitingCare

Wyndham > WEstjustice

Yarra > Kildonan UnitingCare

Yarra Ranges > Wesley Mission UnitingCare

– – – regional – – –

Alpine > Beyond Housing

Ararat > Child and Family Services Ballarat

Ballarat > Child and Family Services Ballarat

Bass Coast > Quantum Support Services

Baw Baw > Quantum Support Services

Benalla > Beyond Housing

Buloke > Haven; Home, Safe

Campaspe > ARC Justice

Central Goldfields > ARC Justice

Colac-Otway > Diversitat

Corangamite > Bethany Community Support

East Gippsland > Quantum Support Services

Gannawarra > Haven; Home, Safe

Glenelg > Bethany Community Support

Golden Plains > Child and Family Services Ballarat

Greater Bendigo > ARC Justice

Greater Geelong > Diversitat

Greater Shepparton > Beyond Housing

Hepburn > Child and Family Services Ballarat

Hindmarsh > Bethany Community Support

Horsham > Bethany Community Support

Indigo > Beyond Housing

Latrobe > Quantum Support Services

Loddon > ARC Justice

Macedon Ranges > ARC Justice

Mansfield > Beyond Housing

Mildura > Haven; Home, Safe

Mitchell > Beyond Housing

Moira > Beyond Housing

Moorabool > Child and Family Services Ballarat

Mount Alexander > ARC Justice

Moyne > Bethany Community Support

Murrindindi > Beyond Housing

Northern Grampians > Bethany Community Support

Pyrenees > Child and Family Services Ballarat

Queenscliffe > Diversitat

South Gippsland > Quantum Support Services

Southern Grampians > Bethany Community Support

Strathbogie > Beyond Housing

Surf Coast > Diversitat

Swan Hill > Haven; Home, Safe

Towong > Beyond Housing

Wangaratta > Beyond Housing

Warrnambool > Bethany Community Support

Wellington > Quantum Support Services

West Wimmera > Bethany Community Support

Wodonga > Beyond Housing

Yarriambiack > Bethany Community Support


Tenants Victoria acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government.