CHC Eligibility Guidelines
Our eligibility criteria is used to determine the most suitable applicants based on their individual needs for a property. CHC offers properties for rent up to a maximum of 74.9% of market rent.
In order to be considered for housing with CHC you are required to meet the criteria below.
You must be a Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia and have lived in the ACT for at least six (6) months.
You must not own or part-own a residence or property.
Your combined gross household income for the past 52 weeks must fall within the following types (please see table below).
|Household composition||Entry range*||Upper limit*|
|Single, no children||$39,936||$52,795|
|Single, one child||$46,592||$73,044|
|Couple, no children||$49,920||$72,993|
|Couple, one child||$56,576||$90,507|
|Single, two children||$56,576||$90,558|
|Couple, two children||$63,232||$108,021|
|Single, three children||$63,232||$108,072|
|Couple, three children||$69,888||$125,535|
|Single, four children||$69,888||$125,586|
|Couple, four children||$76,544||$143,049|
CHC allocate properties based on the following guidelines:
|Single, no children||1|
|Single, one child||2|
|Couple, no children||1||2|
|Couple, one child||2||3|
|Single, two children||2||3|
|Couple, two children||3|
|Single, three children||3|
|Couple, three children||3||4|
|Single, four children||3||4|
|Couple, four children||3||4|