4 ways Queensland’s new…
The long-awaited Queensland Housing Strategy was announced in the recent State Budget.
Linking everything in this strategy around the four themes of growth, prosperity, connections and confidence, the Queensland Government says the new 10-year Housing Strategy will improve outcomes across the entire housing continuum.
They say the Department of Housing and Public Works will collaborate with Economic Development Queensland under the new Housing Partnerships Office to provide:
- better approaches to homelessness
- smarter provision of social housing
- enhanced access to private rentals, and
- pathways into home ownership.
So, what does this mean for the Community Services Industry?
Here are the 4 ways Queensland’s new Housing Strategy is an opportunity for the Community Services Industry:
1. Real opportunities are available RIGHT NOW to tender for your slice of Housing Construction Program pie.
There is a current round of expressions of interest on the QTenders website for the Housing Construction Program.
We’re talking $1.8 billion dollars being spent on social and affordable housing throughout Queensland.
Here’s an infographic showing what the State Government wants to achieve with that money.
For details on the market engagement days and industry briefings please click below.