Housing and Affordability Reference Group

The purpose of the Housing and Affordability Reference Group is to support Council in its efforts to ensure that the Inner West Local Government Area remains a diverse, inclusive and accessible area to live.

Specifically, the Housing and Affordability Reference Group will:

  • Provide feedback, guidance and recommendations to Council on specific issues, including strategic planning and policy
  • Contribute to local knowledge regarding housing market trends and their impacts on the local community including the provision of appropriate and affordable housing and related opportunities and service gaps
  • Undertake activities, programs and forums in conjunction with Council officers, as agreed
  • Develop partnerships with key stakeholders regarding best practice models for affordable, diverse, accessible and inclusive housing in the LGA

Terms of Reference

Housing and Affordability Reference Group - Terms of Reference (PDF 114.8KB)

Meeting schedule for 2017

All meetings commence at 6:30pm at Level 3 - Petersham Service Centre, 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham unless otherwise stated.

Please note that the Housing and Affordability SRG meeting on 19 June has been rescheduled to 26 June 2017.

  • Monday 13 February
  • Monday 10 April
  • Monday 26 June
  • Monday 21 August - Cancelled
  • Monday 16 October
  • Monday 20 November

2017 meetings – agendas and minutes

 20 November 2017

20 November 2017 Agenda (PDF 463.6KB)

Attachment - IWC Submission on the Revised Draft Sydenham to Bankstown Urban Renewal Corridor Strategy - Final Nov 2017 - Pt 1(PDF 6.1MB)

Attachment - IWC Submission on the Revised Draft Sydenham to Bankstown Urban Renewal Corridor Strategy - Final Nov 2017 - Pt 2 (PDF 7.8MB)

Attachment - Sydenham to Bankstown Urban Renewal Corridor - Councillor Briefing 5 Oct 2017 (PDF 4.1MB)

Attachment - Homeshare Parramatta Final Report 9 Dec 2016 (PDF 1.3MB)

16 October 2017

16 October 2017 Agenda (PDF 593.7KB)
16 October 2017 Minutes (PDF 316.3KB)

21 August 2017

Note: Meeting Cancelled

21 August 2017 Agenda (PDF 580.8KB)
Late Item 8 Report - 21 August 2017 (PDF 84.6KB)

26 June 2017

26 June 2017 Agenda (PDF 467.9KB)
Inner West Community Strategic Plan Issues Paper (PDF 1.3MB)
Late Item 8 Report - 26 June 2017 Agenda (PDF 197.5KB)
26 June 2017 Minutes (PDF 267.2KB)

 10 April 2017

10 April 2017 Agenda (PDF 330KB)
Attachment 2 - Draft Issues Paper Inner West Community Strategic Plan SRG March 2017 (PDF 448.9KB)
Attachment 3 - Affordable Housing Policy Final 20170328 (PDF 672.4KB)
Attachment 4 - Best Practice in Value Capture Final 20170328 (PDF 740.6KB)
Attachment 5 - Background Paper Final 20170328 (PDF 684.8KB)
 10 April 2017 Minutes (PDF 239KB)

13 February 2017

13 February 2017 Agenda (PDF 3.2MB)
13 February 2017 Minutes (PDF 259.5KB)


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