Eligible local government areas

Applicants living in the following local government areas* are eligible for the Melbourne Accommodation Program:

  • Alpine
  • Ararat
  • Ballarat
  • Bass Coast
  • Baw Baw
  • Benalla
  • Buloke
  • Campaspe
  • Central Goldfields
  • Colac Otway
  • Corangamite
  • East Gippsland
  • Gannawarra
  • Glenelg
  • Golden Plains
  • Greater Bendigo
  • Greater Geelong
  • Greater Shepparton
  • Hepburn
  • Hindmarsh
  • Horsham
  • Indigo
  • Latrobe
  • Loddon
  • Macedon Ranges
  • Mansfield
  • Mildura
  • Mitchell
  • Moira
  • Moorabool
  • Mount Alexander
  • Moyne
  • Murrindindi
  • Northern Grampians
  • Pyrenees
  • Queenscliffe
  • South Gippsland
  • Southern Grampians
  • Strathbogie
  • Surf Coast
  • Swan Hill
  • Towong
  • Wangaratta
  • Warrnambool
  • Wellington
  • West Wimmera
  • Wodonga
  • Yarriambiack

* If you live in Victoria but outside the local government areas listed above you may be considered for inclusion in the offer if your journey by public transport is expected to take 90 minutes or more to the University of Melbourne’s Parkville or Southbank campuses, or if you are required to move closer to the University as transport from your permanent address is not possible.