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Residential Tenancies Act 1997

In Force

Current version


  1. Uncommenced amendments by Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020.
  2. Uncommenced amendments by Unit Titles Legislation Amendment Act 2020.
  3. Uncommenced expiry of provisions.
  4. Proposed amendments by Justice Legislation Amendment Bill 2020.
  5. Proposed amendments by Planning Legislation Amendment Bill 2020.
  6. Proposed amendments by Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill 2020.
Effective Files/Formats Version Published Notes
1 July 2020 PDF PDF Word R64 1 July 2020

Republication for amendments by A2020-20

Administering Minister and Directorate

  • Attorney-General - Justice and Community Safety Directorate