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||$39,208||$52,324|
|Single, one child||$45,760||$72,391|
|Couple, no children||$48,984||$72,341|
|Couple, one child||$54,184||$89,698|
|Single, two children||$55,536||$89,748|
|Couple, two children||$62,088||$107,055|
|Single, three children||$62,088||$107,105|
|Couple, three children||$68,640||$124,412|
|Single, four children||$68,640||$124,462|
|Couple, four children||$75,192||$141,769|
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|