Proposed rental law changes have been announced in the Queensland Government's Homes for Queenslanders plan. Current rental laws apply until any proposed changes are progressed through the Queensland Parliament.
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We are a state government statutory body that helps make renting work for everyone. We provide tenancy information and support, bond management, dispute resolution, compliance and enforcement, and education services.
Minimum housing standards
Minimum housing standards came into effect for new tenancies (including renewed tenancy agreements) from 1 September 2023.
The beginning of the calendar year is Queensland's peak season for new tenancies. Whether you’re a first-time renter or seasoned tenant/resident, we have three top tips to help you start your tenancy off on the right foot.