National Shelter media release — 28 March 2013
National Shelter has welcomed the Australian Government, state and territories’ commitment to ending homelessness and their long-term investment in affordable rental housing.
Today the federal government announced Round 5 of the National Rental Affordability Scheme to be delivered in 2015–16.
Additionally, the states and territories matched the federal government’s pledge for the National Partnership Agreement on Homelessness with a total of $320 million for one year.
Chair of National Shelter, Adrian Pisarski, said that the federal,