Managing an organisation

Tenancy management

The policies and procedures listed below only apply to community housing providers under the 2006 Funding Agreement, if you require access to an unlinked document, please email

Community housing providers under the 2016 Master Agreement should refer to Master Agreements for all policies and procedures.

By-laws and rules

  • Rent arrears by-law
  • Tenant selection and criteria for membership model by-law for housing associations
  • Tenant selection and criteria for membership model by-law for cooperatives


Guidelines and fact sheets


For advice on residential tenancy agreements and lease agreement templates see Lease agreements explained.

Please note that the Residential Tenancies Act has some specific exemptions for community housing providers. Contact Consumer and Business Services for details.

For an alternative version of a document on this page contact Renewal SA.

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