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Western Australia

In Western Australia, CHL is an approved growth provider and currently manages 848 properties in Perth, East Kimberley and Midwest Gascoyne region.

CHL is recognised as a specialist in providing property and tenancy management for clients with high and complex needs with a capacity for managing housing under a wide range of programs including from inner urban to highly remote areas. It is also well established as an effective manager of remote Aboriginal housing in the East Kimberley, Kalgoorlie, Halls Creek and Exmouth region.

In addition to managing 17 communities in the East Kimberley, 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 operate from six offices in Perth, Geraldton, Exmouth, Kalgoorlie, Kununurra and Broome.  Two of the remote Aboriginal communities under housing management – Kalumburu and Tjuntjuntjara – are among the most remote in Australia.

In Kununurra you can find us in Kununurra at 60 Coolibah Drive.

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.

In addition to its social and affordable housing portfolios, CHL’s programs include supporting tenants with critical disability and support requirements including within the State’s Community Disability Housing Program (CDHP) and Individualised Community Living Strategy service model (ICLS).


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

To read more on our Tenancy Management practices please visit our Tenancy section here.

Community Development Initiatives in WA


Click below to read on some of our recent community development projects in WA.


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 the application here, ensuring you tick the YES box on the cover page that asks “Do you also wish to be considered for a community housing property?”

halls creek

Transitional Housing complex in Halls Creek


Partnership Story

“Connecting Two Cultures” – Yawuru Cultural Exchange

“The spirit of community coming together in dance, song and storytelling. It’s something we share and have so much in common”

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CHL Enriching Lives

Jack and Whitney, Geraldton Western Australia

Jack and Whitney find long-term accommodation for their family

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