We all have the right to quality, affordable housing. Jo is a strong advocate of public housing, renters' rights and improving standards in boarding houses. Jo supports development that is smart, sustainable and sympathetic to the character of our local neighbourhoods. She is working hard to ensure the future growth of our city leaves no-one behind.

Affordable Housing

Renters deserve the security of tenure needed to make their house a home. Sign the petition today. 

November 24, 2017

Affordable Housing

Notice of Motion regarding No-Grounds Evictions.

November 23, 2017

Affordable Housing

One in three people in NSW would benefit from a clearer set of rules around the termination of rental properties as detailed in Labor’s latest announcement on making housing affordable and fair.

 

November 01, 2017

Affordable Housing

  • Renters will no longer be subject to unfair evictions under a Foley Labor Government, which has today committed to protecting tenants and working with industry on making it a fairer system.

October 25, 2017

Affordable Housing

Question on Notice to the Minister for Planning, Minister for Housing and Special Minister of State regarding if the Government truly regards affordable housing as a priority, why did the Planning department reject the request by the Inner West Council to have the whole Council area included in SEPP 70 Affordable Housing (Revised Schemes).

October 11, 2017

Affordable Housing

Question on Notice to the Minister for Family and Community Services, Minister for Social Housing, and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault regarding how many social housing tenants have been evicted under the NSW Government’s three-strike rules for anti-social behaviour since the legislation was introduced in 2015.

October 11, 2017

Affordable Housing

Question on Notice to the Minister of Family and Community Services (FACS), Minister for Social Housing and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault regarding FACS tenants affected by WestConnex.

September 21, 2017

Affordable Housing

Jo Haylen MP, Member for Summer Hill, today criticised the Berejiklian Government’s Housing Affordability plan for failing to address rental affordability. 

June 02, 2017

Affordable Housing

The State Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen MP, welcomed the Labor Opposition’s package on housing affordability, announced over the weekend. The package sets mandatory housing targets that will make available tens of thousands of homes for people on low and middle incomes to rent and purchase.  

May 30, 2017

Affordable Housing

The Turnbull Government has let down Inner West families on the key issue of housing affordability in last night’s Federal Budget.

 

May 10, 2017