Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill (No 2)

The Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill (No 2) amends the Residential Tenancies Act 1986 in order to address issues related to:

  • liability for damage to rental premises caused by a tenant
  • methamphetamine contamination in rental premises, and
  • tenancies over rental premises that are unlawful for residential use

The Bill passed its First Reading on 4 July 2017 and has been referred to the Local Government and Environment Committee for consideration.

Find out how to make a submission on the Bill on the Parliament website.

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