Published: 01 September 2014
SouthEast Housing Co-operative Ltd
Name: SouthEast Housing Co-operative Limited
Registration Category: Housing Provider
Registration Date: 21 November 2008
General Manager: Mr Ian McLaren
Chairperson: Ms Shirley Faram
Address: The Hub, Plaza Business Centre
Level 3, 26 to 36 McCrae St. (Palm Plaza)
Dandenong 3175 (PO Box 7141)
Office phone number: (03) 9706 8005
Key Statistics as at 30 June 2013
Members and their families: 440
Housing properties under management:Total - 160
Long Term - 160
Properties in agency ownership:Total - 10
Staffing: Total - 6 Total EFT - 5.5
Staff Turnover: Nil
Assets: Total as at end of 30 June 2013 - $3,868,749
Annual turnover for year ended 30 June 2013: $1,725,047
Operational surplus for previous financial year 30 June 2013: $253,976
Scope of operations
Housing: Long term Affordable Housing Management for 150 DHS and 10 SouthEast properties.
Housing support services: Not funded for housing support though members receive supportive services and are encouraged to be self-supportive as co-operative members
Other services: Not funded for other services though members receive capacity building and sustainability resourcing.
Target group/s for housing: Low income households.
DHS regions covered by housing and housing support services: Southern and Eastern Metro Regions.
Profile of housing portfolio
Properties are mainly in Bentleigh East, Cheltenham, Clarinda, Clayton, Croydon, Frankston, Mooroolbark and Oakleigh.
The agency has relationships with; The Community Housing Federations of Victoria and Australia; Common Equity Housing Limited and Co-operatives Victoria.
SouthEast was founded through the merger of the Ringwood/Croydon, Oakleigh and Frankston Co-operatives in 2000.
The Moorabbin Rental Housing Co-operative ceased trading and became part of the organisation in 2004. SouthEast is the largest Rental Housing Co-operative in Victoria.
SouthEast Housing Co-operative is incorporated under the Co-operatives National Law Application Act 2013 No 9 of 2013