Portway Housing Association Inc.

Portway Housing Association Inc. provides affordable housing options for low income families, young people under 25 years of age, refugees who have lived in Australia for less than two years and people living with a mental health related disability.

Over 350 residential housing properties across Adelaide are managed by Portway Housing and are offered to eligible tenants at subsidised rental rates. Rent is set at 25% - 30 % of gross household income, plus a small tenancy levy.

A range of properties including units, townhouses, free standing and semi-detached houses are available for tenants with most houses located in the Western suburbs. Houses are also located in other suburbs including Hove, Glandore, Salisbury, Prospect, Enfield, Paradise and Magill. Click on the links below to identify housing in metropolitan and country areas.


(08) 8440 2244, Fax: (08) 8447 6274

Email: portwayadmin@ucwpa.org.au

Address: 70 Dale Street, Port Adelaide SA 5015 (opposite bust stop 39)

Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

Note: Portway Housing is unable to offer emergency housing. For after-hours crisis situations that involve children, please contact the Families SA Crisis Care line on 13 16 11 or visit their website, which provides information about the full range of assistance that is available.

'Looking for Housing' 
This brochure contains information about all types of housing for all sorts of people with all kinds of housing needs.


To be considered for accommodation you must be eligible for community housing. You must also be eligible for Portway Housing via one of our target groups listed above.

Please determine if you are eligible for accommodation before requesting a Registration of Interest form.

For more information please click here.

If you are eligible, all questions on the Registration of Interest form (below) must be completed. Identification and proof of income must be provided for all people 16 years of age or older who are listed on the form.

Registration of Interest

If registering only for Community Housing & NRAS click here to download a form. 

Alternatively, forms can be emailed or posted upon request or collected from 70 Dale Street in Port Adelaide.

Please note: Registrations of Interest will not be accepted by people already receiving subsidised rental accommodation via other community housing organisations or Housing SA. The lodgement of a Registration of Interest form does not guarantee housing and no timeframes for housing are offered.

New registrants who are seeking to register for both Public & Community Housing and only wish to complete one form click here for more information, or download the form

If you need help or have questions about this registration form, please contact Housing SA on 131 299 or visit a Housing SA office.