Homelessness in Tauranga

Ashleigh McCaull made this Official Information request to Ministry of Social Development

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From: Ashleigh McCaull

Dear Ministry of Social Development,

I'm doing an investigative story on homelessness in Tauranga and was wondering if you would have any information about the ranking of where Tauranga sits in terms of homelessness in the country per capita?

Yours faithfully,
Ashleigh McCaull

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Ministry of Social Development

Tēnā koe Ashleigh McCaull


The Ministry publishes data on the Social Housing Register online at

For your convinience, if you follow this link
you will find the number of applicants on the Social Housing Register by
Territorial authority (TA) under the tab TA summary the Tauranga District
is at row 54.

Futhermore, you may find the Ministry's Social Housing Quarterly Report to
be of interest

Finally, the Ministry provides an overview of current social housing
demand (which can be filtered by reason for application being homelessness


Please let us know if this is not what you are after, or if we can be of
any futher assistance.


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Ministry of Social Development


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