Interested applicants are required to satisfy both the general eligibility criteria set out below, and some specific criteria put down by the service operators.
Basic eligibility criteria:
1. Living in subdivided units and having queued for Public Rental Housing (PRH) for no less than 3 years; OR
2. Having urgent housing needs; And
3. Having a full-time job or Having applied for Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA);
4. Fulfilling other specific conditions or requirements put down by the service operators.
The actual procedure for screening tenants will be formulated by operators. With reference to Community Housing Movement, operators may use a point system to assess the housing and social needs of tenant households. The system will consider some factors such as the number of family members, family background, household income, rent-to-income ratio, living condition, waiting time for PRH, special needs of children etc.