Minderoo Temporary Housing Solutions – Application Form
The pods are being rolled out as part of a targeted program under a partnership with the State Government and the Minderoo Foundation’s Fire Fund, working closely with local councils, local recovery staff, charities and Service NSW to identify candidates to ensure the pods go to those most in need.
The pods are stand-alone homes with built in electricity, water and ablution systems and have been designed particularly with the needs of rural and remote bushfire victims in mind where their homes and sheds have been
They will be provided to people rent free for up to two years to assist where no alternative accommodation is available while they go through the rebuilding process.
The partnership with Minderoo Foundation’s Fire Fund will see more than 100 accommodation pods made available at no cost to bushfire affected communities. The pods are standalone temporary accommodation units with built-in electricity, water and ablution systems.
The temporary accommodation pods will be provided to people for up to two years, tying into the recent planning amendments allowing temporary accommodation structures on private land for up to two years.
The pods have been designed with the needs of rural and remote bushfire affected people in mind. They are targeted at those with temporary accommodation needs and are not intended for long term use.