Affordable Housing Strategy

Extract from Hansard [COUNCIL —Tuesday, 11 September 2012] p5404a-5404a Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton
Affordable Housing Strategy
5773. Hon Lynn MacLaren to the Minister for Mental Health representing the Minister for Planning
I refer to the State Affordable Housing Strategy introduced in December 2010, and ask —
(1) How many planning recommendations have been implemented in the state Affordable Housing Strategy?
(2) How many full time equivalents in the Planning department are dedicated to affordable housing?
Hon HELEN MORTON replied:
(1) Four.
(2) Nil. The State Affordable Housing Strategy is a Department of Housing led strategy. The Department of Planning, through the Office of Land and Housing Supply, has provided support to the Department of Housing in a range of initiatives led by that Department.