Affordable Housing

For Rent

We aim to be an important part of the everyday lives of our tenants. We develop, own and manage our own properties, placing us in a unique and enviable position to deliver against our mission.


CHC is committed to delivering quality affordable accommodation to eligible tenants.

CHC’s eligibility criteria is structured to assist in delivering the organisation’s mission of providing affordable housing for those on low to moderated incomes.

To be eligible you must:

  • not exceed the current tenant eligibility criteria
  • not own or part-own a house, unit or flat;
  • live in Canberra; and
  • have Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency.

In addition, CHC uses a housing allocation matrix to ascertain applicant suitability for properties.

Eligibility does not guarantee that an offer of housing will be made.

To apply for a currently advertised rental property, please download the Application Form. Alternatively, to register an interest in future CHC Affordable Housing vacancies, please download the Expression of Interest Form.

Applications and Expressions of Interest should be returned to CHC at:

Post:              CHC Affordable Housing, PO Box 6239, O’Connor ACT 2602
Fax:               (02) 6251 4122
Office:           Unit 224/29 Braybrooke Street, Bruce ACT 2617

 For more information call us on (02) 6248 7716. 


CHC currently has a number of properties available for rent.

To view CHC’s current vacancies click on