28 FEBRUARY 2019

OCN is opposed to the proposal to allow virtually any residential dwelling to be used for short-term letting purposes unless strict and fair regulations are also put in place to ensure strata communities are not plagued by the presence of “party houses”.

The OCN policy on short-term Airbnb-style arrangements also identifies how the boom in short-term letting is reducing rental affordability in areas where there is high and unmet demand for secure long-term rental homes.

> Read the OCN policy (pdf)