Retirement Accommodation Working Group

Are you passionate about retirement housing reform? A new working group is meeting throughout 2018 to work together for change.

The group meets the second Tuesday of every month from 11-1pm at Housing for the Aged Action Group in Ross House.

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Working Group Achievements to date

From 2011-2017 the Retirement Housing Working Group operated as seperate groups for residents of Caravan and Residential Parks and Residential Villages and Independent Living Units. These are just some of the things we've achieved:

Caravan and Residential Parks and Residential Villages

  • Introduction of Part 4A into the Residential Tenancies Act in 2011
  • Caravans and Residential Parks Forum in 2012
  • Residential Tenancies Act Review
  • Parliamentary inquiry into the Retirement Housing Sector
  • Collaboration with Swinburne University on a residential parks project (yet to be completed)
  • Retirement Housing forum in 2017

Independent Living Units Working Group

  • Independent Voices- Research conducted into the experiences of ILU residents
  • Parliamentary inquiry into the Retirement Housing Sector
  • Residential Tenancies Act review
  • Retirement Housing forum in 2017

To join a working group contact retirement@oldertenants.org.au