Housing Australia (LHA) champions safer, more comfortable and easier to access
homes for everybody, everyday, at all stages of life.
partnership between community and consumer groups, government and industry, we
advocate the mainstream adoption of livable housing design principles in all
new homes built in Australia.
homes work for pregnant mums, young families with kids, as well as Australians
with disability or with sporting or traumatic injuries. ‘Livability’ also
caters for the needs of an ageing society by promoting homes better suited to
seniors. Livability is an investment
that makes both economic and social sense.
is responsible for the development, distribution and revision of the
nationally-agreed Livable Housing Design Guidelines, and for certifying housing
projects that comply with the guidelines.