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Plans and Policies

These plans and policies help us deliver better social housing outcomes across NSW.

Community Housing Providers Direct Dealing Policy

Community Housing Providers can now put proposals directly to us that grow the supply social and affordable housing.

View of community housing development.

Safer crisis accommodation for women and children escaping domestic violence

The state’s first guide of its kind describes best practice guidelines for designing crisis accommodation.

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Local Area Analyses

We’re working to deliver on our vision and ensure our approach to social housing reflects the individual needs of local government areas


New training opportunities connected to jobs

The NSW Government is funding training connected to jobs in the construction and housing industry.

Accelerating the delivery of more than 1,400 social housing properties across NSW

Thousands of new jobs and homes for people in need will be created through the NSW Government’s economic recovery strategy.

LAHC development in Blackett

Good Design for Social Housing

This design guidance is for the different stages of a social housing development’s life cycle.

Good Design for Social Housing

LAHC Portfolio Strategy

The LAHC Portfolio Strategy is our 20-year vision and priorities to grow and change our portfolio to house more vulnerable people.

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Future Directions for Social Housing in NSW

The NSW Government has laid out its vision for social housing from 2016 to 2025.

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NSW Land and Housing Corporation Community Housing Provider Asset Management Allocation Policy

Our guide sets out how we select Community Housing Providers to manage our social housing properties.

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LAHC Strategic Tenant Relocations Policy

This policy will guide the Land and Housing Corporation’s approach to strategic relocations of tenants living in LAHC-owned properties.

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Forward procurement plan

The LAHC Procurement Plan outlines the procurement of projects valued above $10 million.

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Heating and Cooling Policy

This policy outlines the process for improving the thermal comfort of Land and Housing Corporation properties.

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Asset Management Framework

The framework establishes Community Housing Providers’ requirements and responsibilities when managing and maintaining social housing.

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How to buy a LAHC house

The steps a tenant must take to apply to buy a Land and Housing Corporation home – includes an application form.

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Property Assessment Survey Policy

This policy describes our Property Assessment Survey process and how we use it to look after our assets.

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