The South Australian Housing Trust (the Trust) continued in existence under the South Australian Housing Trust Act 1995. The Trust also administers the Housing Improvement Act 1940.
The functions of the Trust include the following:
- the construction, purchase, ownership and management of houses and units for tenant occupation
- managing Trust tenancies and housing grant programs.
The Trust has service level administrative arrangements with the:
- Urban Renewal Authority to provide asset and maintenance services, and housing development and delivery projects to renew housing stock and manage not-for-profit community housing growth strategies and transfers
- Department for Communities and Social Inclusion to deliver social housing services through Housing SA.