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  • Pets in public housing

    All Victorian tenants, including public housing tenants, are now allowed to keep a pet in their rental home.

  • Celebrating our social housing champions

    A champion of the Aboriginal community and a tireless advocate for older tenants have been recognised for their outstanding voluntary contribution to the social housing and wider communities, at this…

  • Who blooms in your community?

    Victoria in Bloom is a gardening competition that recognises and rewards gardeners who are actively creating and maintaining gardens on their properties or in shared communal areas.

  • 2019 student scholarships

    If you're a Victorian secondary school teacher, recognise your students' efforts by nominating them for a Victorian Government scholarship.

  • Victoria's blooming best revealed

    The gardening talents of Victoria’s public and community housing tenants were celebrated at a special awards ceremony on Thursday 19 April.

  • Renters' rights raised under new rental reforms

    The Victorian Government has announced reforms to make renting fairer for Victorian tenants.

  • EnergySmart Public Housing Project

    The Department of Health and Human Services and the Sustainability Fund will deliver energy efficiency upgrades to 1500 public housing properties across the state.

  • New strategy tackles housing affordability

    Every Victorian deserves the safety and security of a home.

  • More housing for people experiencing homelessness

    Nine community housing organisations have partnered with the Victorian Government to provide more housing for people experiencing homelessness.