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Community housing provider—organisation type

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term292052
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
Definition:Help on this termThe type of not-for-profit community organisation that provides housing assistance.

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Object class:Community housing provider
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A not-for-profit organisation that provides safe, secure, affordable and appropriate rental housing.

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Community housing, along with public rental housing, is part of the social housing sector and provides housing assistance on a basis which is respectful of tenants rights, including opportunities for participatory management, and constructive of links with community development.

Community housing can cover short, medium and long-term tenancies.

Community housing providers manage the provision of housing assistance and as such are the main source of information about the tenants in the community housing sector.

Community housing providers may include:

  • housing cooperatives
  • housing associations
  • other community service organisations
Specialisation of:Help on this termOrganisation

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Housing Data Development Committee
Reference documents:Help on this termCommunity Housing Federation of Australia 2004. Our Future in Affordable Housing. Policy Position.

Property attributes

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Property:Organisation type
Definition:Help on this termA descriptor of the kind of organisation.
Property group:Help on this termOrganisational characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termStandards Australia 2006. AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Housing Data Development Committee

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Has been superseded by Service provider organisation—community housing provider type Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Community housing provider—organisation type, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

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