Annual Report 2000/2001 Territory Housing
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Territory Housin (c) Public Housing - Community Service Obligations Community service obligations represent funding to Territory Housing Business Services. The variation between years is due to additional funding fo r rental subsidies. (d) Home Ownership - Community Service Obligations The reduction in community service obligations funding is due to a re-calculation o f requirements for Territory Housing Business Servicess. $3.75M previously paid by Home Ownership fo r stamp duty on the First Home Ownership Scheme is now paid direct by NT Treasury. This is offset by $ 1.4M interest subsidy fo r low interest home loans. (e) Aboriginal Housing The higher amount in 2000-2001 results from a three year increase to Commonwealth State Housing Agreement funding effective from I July 2001. 2.2 Expenditure by Standard Classification (a) Personnel Costs The variation between years results from a transfer o fTerritory Housing staff to Territory Housing Business Services. (b) Operational Costs The reduction in operational costs is largely due to a reduction in information technology services associated with the transfer o f staff to Territory Housing Business Services. (c) Grants and Subsidies The higher amount in 2000-2001 results from a three year increase to Commonwealth State Housing Agreement funding effective from I July 2001. The variance in subsidies between years is due to the re-calculation o f existing community service obligations, including rental subsidies and stamp duty obligations. 2.3 Receipts by Account (a) Commonwealth Grants The higher amount in 2000-2001 results from a three year increase to Commonwealth State Housing Agreement funding effective from I July 2001.