Minimum housing standards came into effect for new tenancies (including renewed tenancy agreements) from 1 September 2023, and will come into effect for all remaining tenancies on 1 September 2024.
In this 5 minute and 44 second video we will learn about:
- what is required for a rental property to meet minimum housing standards
- tenant’s and property manager/owner’s rights and obligations under minimum housing standards
- existing legislation supporting minimum housing standards, including repair orders.
More information and resources on these changes available on our Rental law changes resources webpage.
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