Department of the Legislative Assembly

Public Housing Evictions

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WRITTEN QUESTIONS
10th Assembly


19/07/2005

106. Public Housing Evictions

Ms Carney to MINISTER for Housing

QUESTION
Public Housing Evictions

1. How many evictions in Public Housing have there been in the NT in 2004/2005.
2. Provide a breakdown for each town and city.
3. How many of these eviction matters went to court.
4. Provide a breakdown for each town and city of eviction matters that went to court.
5. How many people were ordered by courts to be evicted.
6. Provide a breakdown for each town and city for those people ordered by courts to be evicted.

ANSWER


Answered on 06/02/2006


Question 1.

In 2004/2005 a total of 34 Public Housing evictions occurred in the Northern Territory.

Question 2.

Please see the table below for the regional breakdown:

Region
2004/05
Alice Springs
5
Katherine
5
Tennant Creek
0
Nhulunbuy
0
Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston
24
TOTAL
34

Questions 3.

Three eviction matters went to court.

Question 4

All three evictions were in the Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston area.

Question 5.

Three tenants were evicted. Territory Housing does not have record of the total numbers of people affected by the evictions.

Question 6.

See answer to Question 4.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2016