Your Responsibilities

NGO Tenant Toolbox


Before you move into your new home, you should read the Tenant Handbook and Addendum. This handbook provides key information about your tenancy.

What are my obligations?

You should:

  •  To comply with the requirements of the Residential Tenancies Act 1987
  • Payment of rent to your employer
  • Payment of water consumption, gas, electricity and phone bills
  • Maintenance of property (and garden) condition and cleanliness 
  • Reporting maintenance issues and damage
  • Give at least 21 days notice of intention to vacate.