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Evolve Housing as a Class 1 Registered Housing Provider in NSW is governed by Housing Act 2001 (NSW) and this assessed annually by the Registrar of Community Housing. There are 8 Classifications in the Regulatory Code a summation is provided below.

To view the regulation and legislation in full:

NSW Government of Registrar of Community Housing Publications

NSW Government of Registrar of Community Housing Legislation


To facilitate these objectives, the Housing Act 2001 (NSW) was amended to provide for the establishment of a new registration and regulatory system for community housing providers to be administered by the Registrar of Community Housing. The Housing Regulation 2009 prescribes a regulatory code which sets out the requirements for registered community housing providers.

The Housing Act and Housing Regulation 2009 provide the legislative framework for the regulation of community housing providers.

The Regulatory Code has eight performance areas with requirements that community housing providers must meet. The eight performance areas are:

1. Fairness and Resident Satisfaction

2. Sustainable Tenancies and Communities

3. Asset Management

4. Sound Governance

5. Standards of Probity

6. Protection of Government Investment

7. Efficient and Competitive Delivery of Community Housing

8. Development Projects


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