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Whare Noho

Check the eligibility and pricing for Council-managed housing units, that are provided at a lower-than-market cost with lower maintenance.

Older persons housing

We manage 22 accommodation units in Ōtorohanga and 6 in Kāwhia, providing affordable accommodation for those who are eligible. 

Our older persons housing provides residents with privacy and independence, with the knowledge that you are near people of your own age and have a secure and affordable place of residence.

Older persons housing is ideal for those on a low income with few assets. It provides housing at a lower-than-market cost with lower maintenance. 

Applications are assessed against the following criteria:

  • Housing need
  • Health factors
  • Inability to arrange alternative housing
  • Age
  • Current income and assets

If you are interested in applying to live in one of the rental units, please read the application criteria on the front page of the application form to see if you are eligible.

View older persons application form

If you have any questions, please contact council.

Rental units

The rental units are provided at:

  • $180.00 per week single bedsit unit
  • $225.00 per week one bedroom unit

Units may be available now or, depending on the location, you may have to go on a waiting list.

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