The NSW Legislative Council’s Inquiry inot Social, Public and Affordable Housing is currently underway. Public written submissions to the Inquiry have been made and are now on the Parliament’s website and can be accessed here.
Over 200 submissions were made and the Committee will be holding public hearings. The final report to the Parliament is due to be completed by 9 September 2014. This Inquiry is an important opportunity to review policies and programs on the crucial issue of affordable housing in NSW.
The Mercy Foundation made a submission to the Inquiry and it can be accessed here.
Don’t forget that the Federal Senate Economics References Committee is also currently conducting an Inquiry into Affordable Housing in Australia and public submissions are due by 25 March. Information about this Inquiry can be found here.