The Tenants’ Advice Service phone line is closed for new calls and will re-open on Monday 15th January 2018.
The Tenants’ Union office is closed from 12pm Friday 22nd December 2017 and will re-open on 9am Monday 15th January 2018.
For tenancy information, including information about how the Residential Tenancies Act may apply to your situation, please see our Renting Advice page.
If you require urgent advice you can call the Legal Aid ACT Helpline until 3pm Friday 22nd December 2017, and from 9am Tuesday 3rd January to 12th January 2018: 1300 654 314
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.