Public and community housing

Volunteer member-tenant managed providers (housing cooperatives)

Contact the Community Housing Council of SA if you have any questions about the responsibilities of living in volunteer member tenant-managed properties.  Below are a list of providers and the locations where they operate, refer to maps at the bottom of this page for locations.

If you meet the required eligibility criteria you may register your interest in a housing cooperative.

Adelaide metropolitan areas

ProvidersDescription

Acacia Housing Association Incorporated

Inner Northeast

Acre Housing Co-operative Incorporated

High-density community environment with shared facilities, stairs

Inner city south

Co-operative Housing In Adelaide Inc. (C.H.I.N.A.)

Southern and inner north

ECO Housing Co-operative Inc.

Over 25 years

Southern Marion
Inner Northeast
Morphett Vale
Happy Valley districts
Lower Noarlunga.

Flinders Housing Co-operative Inc.

Over 18 years

Inner-city Adelaide

Hindmarsh Housing Co-operative Inc.

Under threat of loss of accommodation in:
  • Hindmarsh municipality
  • City West
  • Inner north-west

Housing Plus SA Incorporated

Over 25 years

Inner north-west
Northwest
The Parks
Eastern Port Adelaide
Port Adelaide Central
City North
Inner Northeast

ISHA Incorporated

Sole parents and single people

City South
Eastern Marion
Lower Northeast

Country - Mount Barker

Lansones Village Housing Co-operative Incorporated

Over 18 years
Inner north-west
Eastern Port Adelaide
City North
Inner Northeast
Lower Salisbury

MERZ Housing Co-operative Incorporated

Artists or supporters of the Arts
City South
City West
Port Adelaide Central
Inner north-west
City North

Mile End Housing Co-operative Inc.

18 - 65 years, no pets

Inner western area

North East Housing Co-operative Incorporated

21 - 65, English-speaking with one or more of the following skills:

  • administration/secretarial
  • bookkeeping
  • computer/IT
  • financial accounting
  • maintenance
  • communication/interpersonal skills
  • organisational skills

Upper Northeast
Western Salisbury
Salisbury Central
Upper Salisbury
Peachy Belt
Upper Elizabeth

Paris Flat Housing Co-operative Ltd

People with ties to the Bowden-Brompton area

City West

PEACH Housing Co-operative Inc.

City North
Inner Northeast

Pennylane Housing Co-operative Limited

Over 18 years, single and single parent households with no more than two children. High-density community environment, stairs.

City South
City West

People Run Co-operative Housing Ltd (PERCH)

All ages and backgrounds, with varying skills and knowledge.

North Eastern suburbs

Phoenix Housing Co-operative Inc

Provides safe, secure and affordable housing for sole parent families in need.

City South
Port Adelaide Central

Porridge Bowl Housing Co-operative Ltd

The age group of our tenants ranges from 21 to 60+ years and consists of single mothers, families and aged pensioners.

The Parks

Ponderosa Housing Co-operative Inc Southern Marion
City West

Salisbury Housing Co-operative Inc.

Over 18 years, northern area of Adelaide

Slovanic Life Housing Co-operative Ltd

Provides affordable housing to people who have suffered hardship through immigration. That was the purpose of the original group and we still try to select such tenants, with Polish migrants chosen where possible.

City South
The Parks

Southern Housing Support Co-operative Incorporated

Single parents in the southern metro area

Southside Housing Co-operative Inc.

Over 18 years

Southern area of Adelaide
Morphett Vale
Happy Valley districts
Christies
Noarlunga Central
Lower Noarlunga

Stretton Housing Co-operative Inc.

City West
Inner north-west
Port Adelaide Central
Southern Marion
City North
Inner Northeast

Town and Country Housing Incorporated

City South
City North
Happy Valley district

YOCHI Inc

Provides safe, secure, affordable housing for people on low incomes.

Southern Marion
City East

Country areas

ProvidersDescription
Copper Triangle Housing Association Inc

Provides housing for disabled and low-income tenants, single women with families, single men, the aged, group housing and mental health members.

Wallaroo
Kadina
Moonta

Hills Housing Co-operative Incorporated

Hills. Mount Barker
Nairne
Littlehampton.

ISHA Incorporated

Mt Barker

Sunrise Co-operative Housing Inc

Provides affordable and appropriate housing for people on low incomes or those who are socially disadvantaged, within the Adelaide Hills region.

Mount Barker
Nairne

Town and Country Housing Incorporated

Balhannah
Nairne
Woodside

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Page last updated 16 June 2017

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