Community housing provider—funding source

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:292095
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 10/02/2006
Definition:The source(s) of funding for the provision of housing assistance that a community housing provider receives.
Context:Sustainability/viability of sector

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Community housing provider
Definition:

A not-for-profit organisation that provides safe, secure, affordable and appropriate rental housing.

Context:

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:Organisation

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Housing Data Development Committee
Reference documents:Community Housing Federation of Australia 2004. Our Future in Affordable Housing. Policy Position.

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Funding source
Definition:

The source from which funding is derived.

Property group:Funding characteristics

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Housing Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Community housing provider—funding source type code N[N] Housing assistance, Retired 01/05/2013