Concerns around rental affordability and housing insecurity in South Australia continue to rise as the state reaches 17 000 people on the waiting list for public housing with 4000 in ‘category 1.’

A new report from a peak South Australian welfare body has ranked state electorates in metropolitan Adelaide by rental affordability impact … calling for the SA MPs representing the worst-hit areas to spearhead urgent action to ease the burden for renters. The Wire looks further into the unfolding rental crisis in the state.  

Image: Image courtesy of Unsplash: Tom Rumble

Produced By: Emma Wotzke

Featured In Story: Ros Womersley – CEO of South Australian Council Of Social Service, and

First aired on The Wire, Thursday 23 March 2023