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Housing Register

The information below shows the number of applicants on the Housing Register as at 31 March 2020. The Housing Register includes applicants not currently in public housing who have been assessed as eligible, and who are ready to be matched to a suitable property.

Latest results – March 2020

The number of applicants on the Housing Register is subject to change, as people come on and off the register, and as their circumstances change. There were 16,309 applicants on the Housing Register as at 31 March 2020, an increase of 47.4 percent compared with the same time last year (i.e. March 2019).

The Housing Register since March 2018

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Download the latest numbers for the Housing Register

The following file contains the number of applicants on the Housing Register as at 31 March 2020. The file shows breakdowns by assessed priority, household demographics, and by region (Territorial Authority and local board for Auckland).