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12 August 2020
The Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020 comes into force today.
6 August 2020
Major changes to tenancy legislation were passed by Parliament on 5 August 2020.
10 July 2020
Select Committee reports to Parliament on Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill.
2 June 2020
The deadline for the healthy homes standards compliance statement has been extended from 1 July 2020 to 1 December 2020.
11 March 2020
Are you operating a boarding house without being aware of it? Read our article to find out the legal definition and compliance requirements.
6 March 2020
We have published answers to questions to further help explain the healthy homes standards and the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2019.
18 February 2020
The Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill was introduced to Parliament on Monday 17 February 2020.
18 November 2019
Associate Housing Minister Kris Faafoi has announced proposed changes to the Residential Tenancies Act 1986.