The PRA data collection captures information about the recipients of PRA and instances of PRA assistance. PRA is administered by each state/territory housing authority and provides a range of financial assistance to enable eligible households to access and maintain accommodation in the private rental market.
Since 1997–98, the AIHW has compiled PRA data from states and territories annually. The data help to describe the performance of the current National Housing and Homelessness Agreement and the former National Affordable Housing Agreement and Commonwealth-State Housing Agreement. The data collection has evolved over time, including changes to data collection scope, procedures, data items and underlying definitions and concepts. Unit record data have been collected since 2009–10.
from 1 July 1997 to 1 June 2017
National and state and territory
Relates to the provision of financial assistance to enable households to access and maintain accommodation in the private rental market.
Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)
Private Rent Assistance DSS
External links and information
Housing assistance in Australia
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