Public housing waiting list
If your application is successful you will go on a waiting list.
Waiting times are different for each region.
Below are the estimated waiting times for public housing as of 30 June 2017. These are updated every six months.
|Region||1 bedroom||2 bedroom||3 bedroom|
|Alice Springs||2-4 years||2-4 years||2-4 years|
|Darwin/Casuarina||6-8 years||2-4 years||4-6 years|
|Palmerston||6-8 years||Less than 2 years||2-4 years|
|Katherine||4-6 years||Less than 2 years||2-4 years|
|Nhulunbuy||2-4 years||2-4 years||2-4 years|
|Tennant Creek||4-6 years||2-4 years||4-6 years|
These waiting times are based on actual waiting times of all general applicants housed in a region
over the past 12 months.
The list does not include wait times for priority applicants.