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Centacare Housing Services manages three types of accommodation options. A rooming house with 15 individual units, 13 Department of Human Service Properties and 39 NRAS.   

National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)

NRAS is a partnership between the Australian Government and the States and Territories to invest in affordable rental housing.

NRAS was implemented to address the shortage of affordable rental housing in the community. Giving businesses and community organisations the opportunity to build and then rent dwellings to low and moderate income households at a rate that is at least 20 per cent below the market value rent.

NRAS rental homes are available to low and moderate income Australians.

The current household income eligibility limits are:

Current
1st Adult $50,489
1st Adult – sole parent $69,852
Each Additional Adult $19,315
Each Child $16,748

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How to Apply for Centacare Housing

Applications for each of these properties can be made directly to Centacare Housing.

Applications can be collected from Centacare Head Office at 4-6 Peel Street Ballarat or by phoning (03) 5337 8999.

To submit a housing application you will require the following paper work:

  • 100 points of Identification
  • Income statements for the last month
  • Three payslips if working
  • Centrelink Statement
  • Bank Statement

We do have a waiting list for our properties.

Consumer Affairs Victoria (click this link for information on tenancies, leases and consumer rights and responsibilities. This information is available in different languages)

DHHS Neighbourly Behaviour Statement (click this link for information. This information is available in different languages)