Northern Territory - Types of housing

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NDIS supports

Local Area Coordinators (LACs)

If you are aged 7 and above, Local Area Coordinators (LACs) can link you to the NDIS and to mainstream and community supports in your area. You can ask your LAC about the supports available in your community, even if you're not eligible for an NDIS support plan. Find out more about how a Local Area Coordinator may be able to assist you

Support for Indigenous Australians

Housing in Australia

The National Indigenous Australians Agency has provided information on programmes and policies specific to land and housing for Indigenous Australians. Learn more about land and housing programmes and policies

Support for new migrants

Housing in Australia

Information for new migrants about housing options in Australia. Learn about housing options in Australia for new migrants

Types of Housing

Affordable housing scheme: rental dwellings

The Northern Territory government leases dwellings to provide more affordable housing options across the territory. People who work in one of the key service industries and are on a low to moderate income can apply. Find out more about the affordable housing scheme

Launchpad – leaving school and leading your own life

Autism Spectrum Australia has developed this resource to help young people with Autism and their families to live independently. See how Launchpad can help you

Opening the Door

If you need help with finding pathways to better housing options, the Opening the Door project includes some resources that may assist you. See how Opening the Door can help you

Public housing

The Northern Territory government provides public housing for people on low incomes and special needs. Public housing includes apartments and houses which offer you secure affordable long-term rental accommodation. Find out more about public housing

Supported accommodation providers

The Northern Territory has companies and organisations that provide various types of disability housing, including specialist disability accommodation and supported independent living. Download the list of NDIS service providers for the NT, then look for ‘Accommodation/Tenancy’ listings, to find a housing provider to suit you

Venture Housing Company

Venture Housing Company is an initiative of the Northern Territory government. It provides affordable housing options for people on a low to moderate income in Darwin. Find out more about Venture Housing Company

There are also websites that allow you to match your needs to available properties in their listings, including supported accommodation options. Visit the websites to find housing to suit you: