Housing Strategy Submission

Monday, 27 July 2020

Homelessness NSW has made a submission to the NSW Government on its development of a NSW Housing Strategy.  The submission includes 5 recommendations:

  • An additional 5,000 new social housing dwellings every year for the next 10 years
  • Investment in supportive housing models such as Housing First and Foyer models to support people sleeping rough and young people and ensuring that crisis accommodation is fit for purpose.
  • Mandated inclusionary zoning in all local government areas to increase the supply of affordable housing
  • Reform Boarding Houses
  • Implement universal design across all forms of housing

Click below to read the full submission.