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Greatest need

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term494368
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 19/09/2013
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Greatest need households are low income households that at the time of allocation were subject to one or more of the following circumstances:

  • they were homeless
  • their life or safety was at risk in their accommodation
  • their health condition was aggravated by their housing
  • their housing was inappropriate to their needs
  • they had very high rental housing costs.

Relational attributes

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Household—greatest need date Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Household—greatest need date, DDMMYYYY Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Household—greatest need indicator Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Household—greatest need indicator, yes/no code N Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Household—greatest need indicator, yes/no code N Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Household—greatest need reason Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Household—greatest need reason, code N Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Mainstream community housing DSS 2013- Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Public rental housing DSS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Public rental housing DSS 2014-17 Housing assistance, Superseded 19/12/2017

Public rental housing DSS 2017- Housing assistance, Standard 19/12/2017

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2014-17 Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2017- Housing assistance, Standard 19/12/2017

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