Western Australia

In Western Australia, CHL is an approved growth provider and currently manages 780 properties in Perth, East Kimberley and Midwest Gascoyne region.

CHL is also recognised as an effective manager of remote aboriginal housing and has resecured the contract in the East Kimberley until 2018 to manager 17 communities and has also been successful in securing new contracts in Kalgoorlie, Halls Creek and Exmouth.

CHL has expanded into the Goldfields region with management of 7 remote aboriginal communities including 121 properties. The communities include Bondini, Katampul (Nambi Village), Mt Margaret, Mulga Queen, Ninga Mia, Tjuntjuntjara, Wongatha and Wonganarra

We have four offices in WA with the head office located in Perth followed by one each in Geraldton, Kununurra and Kalgoorlie. In Kununurra you can find us in Kununurra at 108 Coolibah Drive, across the road from the Post Office.

For complete list of our office locations CLICK HERE

We provide long-term secure rental tenancies for people who pay subsidised market rate*. (Please refer to the CHL Rent Setting Policy for more information.)

As an alternative to private rental, our services ensure that people who have low incomes can find a dependable housing arrangement so their children can attend the local school, the parent or parents can maintain employment or study, and the family can generally have enough money to live on.


Partnership with other organisations:

CHL’s success in delivering sustainable and positive outcomes for it tenants and building stronger communities is only possible by working collaboratively with our many partner agencies.

CHL currently has over 20 formal partnerships in place in Western Australia. Our partnership agreements vary in type and nature but generally CHL provides or manages the housing in which the partner agency provides the support for varying client needs or programs.

Our key areas of work are:

Services Offered in Western Australia

  • Social Housing
  • Affordable Housing
  • Referral and support
  • Repairs and Maintenance
  • Training and Employment


Western Australia Head Office

Perth Address

Ground floor, 146 Fitzgerald St Northbridge WA 6000


08 92287500


08 92287511

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How to apply with Community Housing Ltd?

Community housing includes social housing for households eligible for public housing, affordable housing for very low to moderate income households.

In Western Australia, CHL provides accommodation for singles, couples and families. The size and type of accommodation offered will depend on the type of housing available and on your housing needs. Applicants are selected from the joint waitlist managed by the WA Housing Authority.

CHL also has 7 social housing tenancies located in the town of Kununurra. To apply for a social housing property, please contact one of our offices closets to you in Western Australia.

Alternatively complete application here http://www.housing.wa.gov.au/HousingDocuments/application_for_rental_housing_form.pdf ensuring you tick the YES box on the cover page that asks “Do you also wish to be considered for a community housing property?”

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Transitional Housing complex in Halls Creek


Partnership Story

Transitional Housing with support of Wunan Foundation

The objective of this program is to bring about positive social change for Aboriginal people and their families by providing housing and program services 

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CHL Enriching Lives

Barrie and Dorothy Brierley, Dongara

…pets being allowed in the complex has given the feel of a relaxed lifestyle, supported by a not-for profit landlord that is responsive to resident requests in regard to any building or maintenance issues…

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