[design]ability is the Housing Authority's affordable housing design competition. Open to tertiary students across Western Australia, the competition provides an unique opportunity for students to collaborate across different tertiary institutions and gain real-life experience working in an interdisciplinary team.

The inaugural [design]ability competition was held in 2015, and more information on future competitions will be provided on this page when available.

Competition Winners

Below are the winners of the competition along with their designs:|

First place: Genius Loci Second place: Sonder Studios
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Third place (draw): Meld Collective Third place (draw): Team 23
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