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Transfer Register

The information below shows the number of applicants on the Transfer Register as at 31 December 2020. The Transfer Register includes applicants already in public housing who need to be rehoused for reasons such as there being too few or too many bedrooms in their current public house, or for health reasons.

Latest results – December 2020

The number of people on the Transfer Register is subject to change, as people come on and off the register, and as their circumstances change. There were 4,226 applicants on the Transfer Register as at 31 December 2020, an increase of 35.2 percent compared with the same time last year (i.e. December 2019).

The Transfer Register since December 2018

Click on the graph to view a larger version that goes back to December 2015

Click on the graph to view a larger version that goes back to December 2015.

Download the latest numbers for the Transfer Register

The below file contains the number of applicants on the Transfer Register for December 2020. The file shows breakdowns by assessed priority, household demographics, and by region (Territorial Authority and local board for Auckland).