Community Housing Rent Calculator (CHRC)

This rent calculator has been developed to help community providers calculate their tenants’ rent. Calculations are based on the Community Housing Rent Policy (September 2013) (PDF, 80.5KB). This calculator should only be used for calculating rent. It does not save any tenant or household details. Before you start, make sure you have the details of assessable income for all household members. Read more about using the rent calculator including contact information on our website.


This calculator is made available by the State of Queensland as an information source only. The information is provided solely on the basis that users will be responsible for making their own assessment of any calculations. Users are advised to verify all relevant representations, statements and information, and the accuracy, completeness and currency of all information contained in the calculator.

The calculator is made available to you on an “as is” basis. The State of Queensland makes no statement, representation or warranty of any kind concerning the calculator and expressly excludes any implied representation or warranty that the calculator is free of infection by computer viruses or other contamination, or that it is and will remain accurate, adequate, and current, of any particular quality, complete, non-infringing or suitable for any particular purpose.

You acknowledge and accept that use, reproduction or storage of, or reliance on, this calculator is at your own risk. If the information in the calculator becomes inaccurate or out of date, the State of Queensland may decide in its discretion to release updates or new releases of the calculator from time to time. It is your responsibility to ensure that you use the most current version of the calculator.

The State of Queensland makes no warranties, express or implied as to the non-infringement of third party rights, including third party intellectual property rights.

The State of Queensland disclaims all responsibility and excludes all liability (including, without limitation, in negligence) for all direct or indirect expenses, losses, damages and costs you or any third party might incur for any reason including as a result of any use of, or reliance on all or part of the calculator.


In consideration of the State of Queensland’s consent to use, reproduction and storage of this calculator, by using, reproducing or storing this calculator, you agree to permanently and unconditionally indemnify the State of Queensland from and against all direct or indirect expenses, losses, damages and costs which the State of Queensland may incur, and all third party claims which may be made against the State of Queensland, arising out of or in connection with your use, reproduction or storage of the program, or any breach by you of these terms and conditions.