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||$41,444||$54,643|
|Single, one child||$48,360||$75,601|
|Couple, no children||$51,844||$75,548|
|Couple, one child||$58,760||$93,675|
|Single, two children||$58,760||$93,728|
|Couple, two children||$65,676||$111,802|
|Single, three children||$65,676||$111,855|
|Couple, three children||$72,592||$129,929|
|Single, four children||$72,592||$129,982|
|Couple, four children||$79,508||$148,056|
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|