Welcome to Shelter Tas

We are the peak body for housing and homelessness in lutruwita/Tasmania and we acknowledge the palawa/pakana peoples of lutruwita on whose land we live, work and meet.

Our vision is for affordable, appropriate, safe and secure housing for all and an end to homelessness.
Our mission is to provide a united voice for services and service users that creates a framework to effect positive change in the housing and homelessness sector.
We work to ensure that low-income and disadvantaged people in Tasmania have access to housing that is affordable, safe, secure and appropriate to their needs.

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We are Recruiting!

We are looking for a Senior Policy Officer (Policy and Advocacy Lead) to join the Shelter Tas team and play a key role in providing policy analysis, research, and expert advice to the organisation and its members.

For more information, Position Description and Advice to Applicants documentation, go to our ‘Employment Opportunities’ page.

Applications close 9:00am Tuesday 5th March 2024.

Our Key Election Priorities

We have written an open letter to candidates in next month’s state election, outlining our key election priorities and asking for their commitment to addressing Tasmania’s housing crisis.

Go to the ‘State Election 2024 page on the website or click this link to read more and find additional resources.