NCC Community Housing (Pensioner Flats)

NTHT manages the Nelson City Council's 142 community housing flats. According to Council policy:

  • First priority is given to applicants age 65 and over.
  • Second priority is given to beneficiaries age 55 and over.
  • Applicants must have assets not exceeding $40,000 for a couple or $25,000 for a single person.

You may download an application form below:

NCC Community Housing Application
NCC Community Housing Application.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 150.0 KB


We accept Council Housing applications via email, post or delivered to our office.

If you have any questions about applying for Council Housing, please ring us on 0800 266 325.


Open Hours are Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm and Fri 9am-1pm.

Contact Info

Open Hours:

Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm

Fridays 9am-1pm



03 546 9568

0800 266 325



329 Trafalgar Square East

Nelson 7010

(corner of Selwyn St and Trafalgar Square East)


Postal address:

PO Box 140

Nelson 7040