Community housing provider type code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
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|Registration status:||Housing assistance, Standard 10/02/2006|
A code set representing the type of community housing provider.
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Collection and usage attributes
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CODE 1 Housing association
A not-for-profit organisation that is managed by a committee and is often linked to other community support services. In housing associations, day-to-day management of the organisation is delegated to staff and/or volunteers. In some states and territories housing associations are legally incorporated and registered under state or territory community housing acts.
CODE 2 Housing cooperative
A not-for-profit organisation that is managed by the tenants (self-managed). In housing cooperatives, responsibility for day-to-day management is usually shared amongst tenant members on a voluntary basis. In some states and territories housing cooperatives are legally incorporated and registered under state or territory housing acts.
CODE 3 Other community service organisation
Not-for-profit organisations who provide housing assistance as part of their support services, such as welfare, church-based and local government organisations (e.g. Barnardos, St Vincent de Paul).
Source and reference attributes
National Housing Data Development Committee
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Community housing provider—organisation type, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
Service provider organisation—community housing provider type, code N Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013