Welcome to Shelter

Our vision is for affordable, appropriate, safe and secure housing for all and an end to homelessness. Our mission is to provide a united voice for services and service users that creates a framework to effect positive change in the housing and homelessness sector. We work to ensure that low-income and disadvantaged people in Tasmania have access to housing that is affordable, safe, secure and appropriate to their needs.


Our Latest Media Release

Hobart’s worsening rental crisis confirmed by latest data is Shelter Tas' media Statement in response to the latest Rental Affordability Index, which was released on Wednesday 27th November 2019. Click here to read in full Our national peak, National Shelter have also released a media statement on the Rental Affordability Index. You can find it on their website - www.shelter.org.au  The full RAI report, as well as an interactive map is on the SGS Economics and Planning website, for more information, click here

Shelter Tas Annual Report 2019

Our 2019 Annual Report is now available. Thanks as always go to our wonderful members for their contributions to the report and ongoing support of Shelter Tas. . The Annual Report will be ratified at our AGM on Friday 29th November 2019 from 3.00pm – 4.30pm at Salamanca Inn, Hobart. This year will also include the launch of the Tasmanian edition of Parity magazine. All welcome! Click here to view the 2019 Shelter Tas Annual Report