Registration of an Aboriginal Housing Organisation - New South Wales

Description

You will require this registration if you intend to provide housing or housing services for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander communities. This registration ensures that high quality housing and housing services are provided to communities that are eligible for this support.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this registration your organisation must:

  • be considered a fit and proper organisation for the purposes of the registration
  • be an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander corporation, an Aboriginal Land Council, or a body corporate controlled by Aboriginal people or Torres Strait Islanders
  • provide an audited financial statement for the previous financial year
  • provide a housing policies and procedures document for the purposes of your proposed activity
  • hold a certificate of insurance for each of the rental properties to be used for the purposes of the registration
  • supply a copy of the constitution / rules for your incorporation
  • pay the relevant fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Ongoing.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Family and Community Services

Aboriginal Housing Office

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Head Office

Operating address: Level 6
33 Argyle Street
Parramatta
New South Wales 2150
Mailing address: PO BOX W5
Westfield, New South Wales 2150
Toll Free: 1800 727 555
Phone: 02 8836 9444
Fax: 02 9635 3400
Email: AHO.Enquiries@facs.nsw.gov.au