CatholicCare Affordable Housing aims to establish fair and non-discriminatory access to housing and the eligibility criteria is structured to provide housing opportunities for those on low to moderate incomes.
CatholicCare uses a banded rent setting policy that sets a discount to market rent but also ensures very low income Residents do not pay more than 25% of their income on rent, and low to moderate income Residents do not pay more than 30% of their income on rent.
The below table sets out the rent bands, annual income brackets and the percentage of average market rent.
To be considered you must meet our eligibility criteria and register your interest. Eligible people will be prioritised according to our selection and allocation policy and processes. It should be noted however that eligibility does not guarantee that an offer of a property will be made.
To be eligible for one of our Affordable Housing properties, you must:
CatholicCare Housing may also consider other factors when assessing eligibility.
If you consider that you do meet the criteria above and would like to apply, please click here to open the application for Affordable Housing and complete the application process.