This factsheet provides an overview of the law about renting and explains some of the rights and responsibilities of tenants and owners.
Starting a tenancy
Information about starting tenancy agreements, also called leases, including property condition reports, rent, bond and where to get help.
Renting a home - a guide for tenants
This guide for tenants has helpful information about your rights and responsibilities. It covers starting and ending a lease, looking after your house and solving problems with your landlord or real estate agent.
Utilities, telephone, internet and television in rental properties
Information about paying for utilities while renting and what landlords and tenants are responsible for paying.
Sharing in a rooming house
Information about your legal rights and responsibilities if you are living in a rooming house.