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Westmead is 20 km west of Sydney CBD. The Staff Accommodation Complex is on the corner of Darcy and Bridge Roads, Westmead, 700m from the main entrance of Westmead Hospital. The complex is 1km from Westmead Children’s Hospital, and less than 1km from Westmead and Wentworthville Railway Stations. The closest shopping area is at Wentworthville, less than 1km away.
All staff of Western Sydney Local Health District, The Children’s Hospital (Westmead), students of the University of Sydney clinical schools and health students of regional NSW universities attending Westmead Hospital are eligible to apply by application form.
Application forms can be obtained by contacting the accommodation office, or:
The units are in high demand and there is often a waiting list.
The Accommodation Manager will allocate shared units on a gender basis.
There are 189 units at the complex:
44 x one bedroom units
44 x two bedroom units
31 x four bedroom units
70 x shared four bedroom units
The units are over 30 years old, and most have not been renovated. The buildings are 3 levels high and do not have lifts. Most units are fully furnished, including an electric stove, refrigerator, automatic front-loading washing machine, dryer, household furniture, curtains and carpets. Tenants must bring their own bed linen, eating, cooking, cleaning utensils and small electrical items.
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Tenants are responsible for the payment, connection and disconnection of electricity, telephone, internet and pay-TV with providers. The negotiation of the sharing of costs will be the responsibility of co-tenants. The Accommodation complex management takes no role in the connection or payment of these services.
One bedroom units ($280/week)
Two bedroom units ($310/ week)
Four bedroom units ($380/week)
Shared four bedroom units ($95 per person/week)
Undercover Car Space: ($20/week)
Tenants are expected to maintain a high standard of cleanliness in their unit at all times.
All staff and long-term students must pay 6 weeks deposit before keys will be issued. This amount is fully refundable on vacating (with 2 weeks notice) providing units are left spotless, there is no damage and keys are returned. This amount may not be put against rent payments.
More information is available on the staff accommodation complex policy.