Land and Housing Corporation

Who we are

The NSW Land and Housing Corporation (LAHC) is responsible for the management of the NSW Government’s social housing portfolio. LAHC is a Public Trading Enterprise (PTE) established in 2001 under the Housing Act 2001 and operates under the portfolio and direction of the Minister for Family and Community Services and Minister for Social Housing. LAHC and FACS work together to achieve a unified administration of the Act.

LAHC owns and manages land, buildings and other assets within the social housing portfolio, which comprises some 130,000 properties valued at over $35 billion.

Our objectives

  • Efficiently manage land and housing assets by maintaining and upgrading existing properties; planning and developing properties and acquiring and disposing of properties.
  • Support the Government in optimising its social housing portfolio through financially-sustainable asset management
  • Procure efficient tenancy management services.
  • Collaborate with government and non-government sectors to implement policies and initiatives to support the Government’s social housing objectives

Contact us

Land and Housing Corporation

Locked Bag 4009
Ashfield BC
NSW 1800
Phone: (02) 8753 9000

Media enquiries – FACS Media Unit

Phone: (02) 9716 2804

Tenant enquiries

Tenants can make enquiries or maintenance requests by phone on 1800 422 322 or online using eRepair.

Property ownership enquiries

Enquiries related to LAHC’s ownership of properties can be emailed to

Employment opportunities

Positions available within LAHC can found by visiting Jobs NSW.

Tenders and contracts

For information about tender opportunities with LAHC please visit our eTendering website. The site includes upcoming, current and closed business opportunities.

Property Development companies can participate in the delivery of Communities Plus, through registering on the NSW Prequalification Scheme and/or through responding directly to market calls for projects.

For further information on our program and future sites that will be released to the market please refer to