Communities and Justice

Social housing waiting list data

Social housing applicant households on the NSW Housing Register

Bar chart depicting number of social housing applicant households on the NSW Housing Register

Social housing applicant households on the NSW Housing Register by Allocation Zone

The number of priority and general applicant households on the NSW Housing Register by Allocation Zone at the end of the latest month.

Social housing applicant households on the NSW Housing Register by Allocation Zone (as at 30 April 2024) (XLSX, 21.2 KB).

Data for previous months

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Newly housed from the NSW Housing Register

Bar chart depicting number of newly housed people from the NSW Housing Register

Median waiting time in months for social housing applicant households housed from the NSW Housing Register (rolling 12 months)

Line chart depicting median waiting time in months for social housing applicant households housed from the NSW Housing Register
Line graph depicting median waiting time in months for priority applicant households housed from the NSW Housing Register

Median waiting time by DCJ district (rolling 12 months)

The median waiting times in months for priority and general social housing applicant households housed from the NSW Housing Register in the previous 12 months, at the end of each quarter, by DCJ District. This measure provides information on how long 50 per cent of priority or general applicants waited before they were housed.

Median waiting time by district - March 2024 (XLSX, 11.8 KB).

Data for previous quarters

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Last updated:

03 Jul 2024