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The program is expected to deliver access to 3,486 additional social and affordable homes across the state by the end of 2024, with a target of 30% of all homes to be delivered in regional NSW.

As of 31 October 2023, SAHF providers have delivered 3,330 new social and affordable homes across NSW.

A further breakdown of the SAHF dwelling delivery and resident data can be seen in the tables below:

Dwelling Delivery as of 31 October 2023
 MetropolitanRegionalTotal Program %
Delivered 2,174 1,1563,33095.5%
Under Construction 123121353.9%
Awaiting commencement 156210.6%
Percentage 66% 34%  

Data Source: DCJ Internal.

97% of dwellings delivered meet the Liveable Housing Australia (LHA) guidelines – Silver standard.

74% of tenancies have been allocated to eligible social housing applicants from the NSW Housing Register. It should be noted that tenancies may include multiple or single residents.

Information on residents

Residents by social/affordable tenure as of 30 September 2023
 MetropolitanRegionalTotal Program %
Program Total 3,0261,5164,542 
Social 2,0471,1863,23371%
Affordable 9793301,30929%
Key resident demographic data as of 30 September 2023 [1]
 MetropolitanRegionalTotal Program %
Older People*1,6477092,35652%
Older Women*1,1884321,62036%
Households with Children 32517850315%
Single Parent Household 32418050415%

Data Source: Reported by SAHF providers in the Quarterly Data Report, updated within two months after the end of the relevant quarter.

Last reviewed: 23 November 2023

[1] Some residents may appear in multiple categories (will not add to %100)

* People aged 55 years and over or 45 years and over for people that identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

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Last updated: 23 Nov 2023