Apply for a home


To get started with applying for a home, please answer the following questions. This will make the application process easier and it will help us to give you the right information.

Question 1

Do you have somewhere safe to stay tonight?

Yes

No

Have you contacted Link 2 Home for emergency accommodation?

 

Yes
Call our Housing Options Team on 02 9722 4300 and select Option 3 to help you find longer term housing.

No

Call Link 2 Home on 1800 152 152. They can find you emergency accommodation for tonight.
You can then call our Housing Options Team on 02 9722 4300 and select Option 3 to help you find longer term housing.

Question 2

Have you applied for housing in New South Wales?

Yes

Call our Housing Options Team on 02 9722 4300 and select Option 3. They can talk to you about your application and give you advice on what other housing is available.

No

Question 3

Are you an Australian resident or do you have a permanent residency visa?

Yes

No

Call our Housing Options Team on 02 9722 4300 and select Option 3 we can then refer you to another agency that can help.

Question 4

Do you or anyone in your household work full time, part-time or casually?

Yes

You may be eligible for our affordable housing program. You can find more information and an application form below. Please download the form and complete it. You can then send it to us via email or you can post it to us.

Affordable Housing Application 2016

There is more information about this type of housing on the I'm looking for a home page.

No

You may be eligible for social housing. Applications for social housing are made with the NSW Government. Hume can support you with this process. Please download the forms below and complete them. You can then send the form to us via email or you can post them to us.

NSW Government Application for Housing Assistance (PDF)

NSW Government Evidence Requirements Information Sheet (PDF)

NSW Government Medical Assessment (PDF)

NSW Government Social Housing Supplement (PDF)

There is more information about this type of housing on the I'm looking for a home page.


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