Check your eligibility

Eligibility requirements differ across our Affordable Housing products, some products have lower income limits. This ensures we remain responsive to the diverse needs of the community and continue to deliver optimal social and economic impact.

Before applying for one of our homes, you can check the eligibility requirements for our Affordable Housing products here:

NRAS Affordable Housing eligibility requirements and Eligibility Calculator

Affordable Housing eligibility requirements and Eligibility Calculator 


Maximum Income Limits for the National Rental Affordability Scheme

Many of Venture’s Affordable Homes are available at below market rent as part of the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS). 

A household’s gross income for the 12 months prior to the commencement of a tenancy of an NRAS home must be equal to or less than the relevant income limit for the household’s composition.  

Application process

All our available affordable homes are advertised through our Venture Housing profile on, you can view our available homes, book viewings and apply online by clicking on this link.

Venture has partnered with Snug to deliver a smooth and efficient application process for our customers. If you decide to apply for an affordable home with Venture through, you will be redirected to Snug and prompted to set up a profile. Snug will guide you through the process of verifying your identity, providing employment details, income and financial information, bank statements and rental history so that we can assess your eligibility as quickly as possible. Once you have a Snug profile, you can easily manage your information and update your details as and when they change.

Social Housing

To access our social housing, you must be on the NT Government public housing waitlist. To find out how to apply, please visit or contact the NT Government Housing offices below:

  • Greater Darwin 08 8999 8814
  • Palmerston 08 8999 4767

Venture Housing does not provide short-term or crisis accommodation. If you need help with crisis accommodation, please check out the Shelter Me app at