Housing

A home is more than just four walls and a roof. It’s a place where you can feel safe and secure. Your home can also make you feel more connected to your community.  Access to good quality, affordable and safe housing is essential for mental and emotional wellbeing. 

Here are a list of services and programs that may help.

Urgently need shelter? #

Crisis Care
For when you are escaping domestic violence and need help or if you are homeless
Phone: 1800 199 008

Homeless Advisory Service
Phone: 1800 065 892
Hours: Monday to Friday 9 AM to 5 PM

Tuart House
South west crisis accommodation, support and advocacy service for women and their children experiencing family violence.
Cost: Free
Phone: 9752 2785
Hours: 24/7

At risk of homelessness and need help? #

Just Home Margaret River
Housing information and referral service
Phone: 0431150836 or email housingofficer@justhome.org.au ⇗

Accordwest ⇗ outreach to Margaret River
Support service providing information and resources including tenancy support and emergency relief.
Cost: Free
Phone: 9729 9000
Hours: Monday to Friday 9 AM to 5 PM

Rental Websites #

Margaret River Accommodation ⇗: Rental, Rooms, Couch Surfing

Margaret River Region Private Rentals

Flatmates.com.au

Domain

Realestate.com.au

Tenancy WA ⇗: Community Legal Centre for Tenants

Consumer protection: Advice on renting a home

Programs and Supports #

Department of Communities – Housing, Busselton office
Phone: (08) 9752 5600
Programs
Public Housing ⇗
Bond Assistance Loan Scheme ⇗
Private Rental Aboriginal Assistance Loan ⇗

Department of Human Services
Rent Assistance ⇗

Community Housing for Seniors ⇗
The City of Busselton provides community housing for eligible seniors.
(08) 9781 0381