The Hon Julie Collins MP

Latest Media Releases

Housing and Homelessness Ministerial Council meeting

The Housing and Homelessness Ministerial Council (Ministerial Council) was held on 31 May 2024. The Ministerial Council welcomed the Hon Felix Ellis, the new Tasmanian Minister for Housing and Planning to his first Ministerial Council meeting.

New standards to better support victim-survivors in community housing

The Community Housing Industry Association (CHIA) today launched its Domestic and Family Violence (DFV) Standards and Toolkit, a sector-led initiative to help the community housing sector better identify and support tenants who are victim-survivors of gender-based violence.

Homes for Australia Plan: Delivering more homes for Australians

The Albanese Labor Government is turbocharging the construction of new homes across the country – building more homes for home buyers, more homes for renters and more homes for Australians in every part of the country

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Latest Editorials

Youth Homelessness Matters Day

Late last year, I sat down with young Tasmanians to talk about the future of housing in our country.

Providing a secure home for more Australians

All parents want to provide a stable home for their kids. That's why I've been working with the Prime Minister to make it easier for people to find somewhere safe and affordable to call home.

One year on – Labor delivering for Tasmanians

Minister Collins highlights the one-year anniversary of the Albanese Labor government.

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Latest Speeches

Minister Collins’ Committee for Economic Development of Australia address

Minister Collins’ addresses the Committee for Economic Development of Australia to discuss Australia’s housing challenges.

Minister Collins address to the National Housing Conference

Minister Collins address at the National Housing Conference to discuss the National Housing Strategy including the National Housing Accord, New Home Bonus, Housing Australia Future Fund and Social Housing Accelerator.

Minister Collins speech at the AFR Property Summit

Minister Collins speaks at the AFR Property Summit.

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Latest Transcripts

Minister Collins interview on ABC AM

Minister Collins discusses opening of application for Housing Australia Future Fund and National Housing Accord, and the cost of living with Kim Landers on ABC AM.

Sydney Doorstop

Minister Collins discusses the New affordable housing at Westmead; Albanese Government’s ambitious housing agenda; Social Housing Accelerator; Australia's relationship with China and the NZYQ High Court case.

Hobart Doorstop

Minister Collins discusses the National Housing and Homelessness Plan, Government’s ambitious housing reform agenda, the Infrastructure Investment Pipeline, Greenpoint Medical Centre, and Hobart infrastructure.

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