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Government agencies

Australian Government

Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
www.fahcsia.gov.au
Manages programs and services around housing and homelessness.

NSW Government

Aboriginal Housing Office
www.aho.nsw.gov.au
Plans, administers and expands the policies, program and asset base for Aboriginal housing in NSW.

NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal
www.ncat.nsw.gov.au
Resolves disputes between tenants and landlords.

Housing Appeals Committee
www.hac.nsw.gov.au
Independent agency that can review decisions of social housing providers.

Housing NSW
www.housing.nsw.gov.au
Manages public housing, provides housing services and develops housing policy.

Lawlink
www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au
Online portal to law and justice agencies and services in NSW.

NSW Fair Trading
www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au
Administers rental bonds and informs landlords and tenants about rights and responsibilities.

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