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Transfer Register

The information below shows the number of applicants on the Transfer Register as at 31 December 2019. The Transfer Register represents applicants already in public housing who need to be rehoused for reasons such as there being too few or too many bedrooms in their current public house, or for health reasons.

Latest results – December 2019

The number of people on the Transfer Register is subject to change, as people come on and off the register and as their circumstances change. There were 3,126 applications on the Transfer Register as at 31 December 2019, an increase of 31.7 percent compared with the same time last year (i.e. 31 December 2018).

The Transfer Register since December 2017

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Download the latest numbers for the Transfer Register

The below file contains the number of applicants for the Transfer Register as at 31 December 2019. The file shows breakdowns by assessed priority, household demographics, and by region (Territorial Authority and local board for Auckland).