The Tenants’ Union assists renters and people working with tenancy or housing issues to keep abreast of changes in tenancy law and other relevant issues. We provide:
- Free education and training via workshops and presentations on tenancy rights and issues
- Information Stalls at events such as festivals and university open days
- Publications such as our newsletter, submissions and annual reports
- Tenants’ Advice Service for free legal advice for ACT tenants and occupants
There are many other services which can provide you with support including financial counselling, budgeting, crisis accommodation, free meals and more. See Support Services for more information.
IMPORTANT NOTE:Tenants’ Union ACT publishes this website as a free service to the public.
This website provides information about the law designed to help users understand their legal rights and obligations. However legal information is not the same as legal advice (the application of law to an individual's specific circumstances). Although we make all efforts to ensure our information is accurate and useful, we recommend you consult the Tenants Advice Service for advice specific to your circumstances. You are also free to consult an independent solicitor for a second opinion.
Please note that this website is NOT intended to be used as a substitute for specific legal advice or opinions and the transmission of this information is NOT intended to create a solicitor-client relationship between the Tenants’ Union ACT and members of the public.
Tenants’ Union ACT makes no representations as to accuracy, completeness, currency, suitability, or validity of any information on this site and will not be liable for any errors, omissions, or losses, injuries, or damages arising from its display or use. Please note that the information on this site is only relevant to renters in the ACT Please also note when the page was last updated, as the law may have changed.