Tenants have the right to reasonable peace, comfort and privacy when renting.
The law restricts when and how often landlords, agents or their authorised persons can enter the property while it is rented.
A landlord, agent or authorised person acting on their behalf can generally only enter the property without the tenant’s consent if they provide notice to the tenant.
Tenants can always give the landlord or agent permission to enter the property at any time for any reason.
The following lists the reasons where entry to the property can occur without the tenant’s consent, and the minimum notice period required.
Property Inspection – 7 days notice (up to 4 timer per 12 months)
Repairs or Maintenance – 2 days notice
Carry out Urgent Repairs – None
Comply with Health & Safety Obligations – 2 days notice
Repair or Replace a Smoke Alarm – 1 hour notice
Please contact us for any more details or anything else regarding your rental property.
02 4295 1550
8/32 Addison Street, Shellharbour