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Rent Increase Notice NSW

Rent Increase Notice NSW

Landlords in New South Wales must give tenants at least 60 days’ notice of any rent increase. You can use the template below to notify your tenants of the rent increase.

Steps to complete

  • Download the template
  • Complete and sign the template
  • You can either send this letter by post or hand deliver it to the tenant. If you have written consent from the tenant you can email it to your tenant/s

Tips

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:NSW

Rent Increase Notice VIC

Rent Increase Notice VIC

Landlords in Victoria must give tenants at least 60 days’ notice of any rent increase, using the ‘Notice of rent increase to tenant/s of rented premises’ form

Steps to complete

  • Download the form and read through it thoroughly
  • Complete and sign the form
  • You can either send this form by post or hand deliver it to the tenant. If you have written consent from the tenant you can email them the form

Tips

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:VIC

Rent Increase Notice WA

Rent Increase Notice WA

In Western Australia a periodic tenancy rent may not be increased within the first six months of the tenancy. After that, increases can occur every six months and landlords must give at least 60 days notice in writing using one of the forms below.


Notice to tenant of rent increase (except for rent calculated by tenant’s income)



Notice to tenant of rent increase calculated by tenant’s income

Steps to complete

  • Download either the ‘Notice to tenant of rent increase (except for rent calculated by tenant’s income)’ form or the ‘Notice to tenant of rent increase calculated by tenant’s income’ form
  • Read through the form thoroughly
  • Complete all sections of the form
  • Give the completed form directly to the tenant or send by post

Tips

  • Rent in a fixed-term tenancy can only be increased if the written agreement specifies how much the rent increase will be or the method of calculating the rent increase is shown (eg by CPI). If the rent is able to be increased, it can take effect no sooner than six months after the commencement of the tenancy agreement and the date of the last increase. The lessor must give at least 60 days’ notice of the increase.
  • Find out about increasing rent in fixed agreements here.

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:WA

Rent Increase Notice SA

Rent Increase Notice SA

In South Australia lease agreements that started on or after 1 March 2014 rent can be increased 12 months from the date of the last rent increase or 12 months from the date the agreement started as long as 60 days written notice is given.

Steps to complete

  • Download the ‘Notice to Tenant of Rent Increase’ form above.
  • Read through the form thoroughly
  • Complete all sections of the form
  • Give the completed form directly to the tenant or send by post

Tips

  • In South Australia lease agreements that began before 1 March 2014, rent can be increased once every six months.
  • Find out about increasing rent in fixed agreements here.

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:SA

Rent Increase Notice NT

Rent Increase Notice NT

Landlords in the Northern Territory must give tenants 30 days notice in writing of rent increases but the rent cannot be increased less than 6 months after the tenancy agreement commenced or since the last rent increase.

Steps to complete

  • Download the form above
  • Read through the form thoroughly
  • Complete the form
  • Directly give the form to the tenant by hand or by post

Tips

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:NT

Rental Increase Notice QLD

Rental Increase Notice QLD

In Queensland rent can be increased if the landlord gives the tenant at least 2 months’ notice in writing and it has been at least 6 months since the last rent increase, or since the tenancy started. When it comes to Fixed Term agreements there are a few more guidelines to follow. Visit the Residential Tenancies Authority below to access these guidelines.

Steps to complete

    • Visit the Residential Tenancies Authority above
    • Establish if you can increase the rent
    • Give the appropriate notice to your tenant/s of the rent increase

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:QLD

Entry Notice NSW

Entry Notice NSW

In New South Wales landlords are only allowed to enter the premises at certain times for certain reason and the amount of notice you must give to the tenant depends on the reason for entering the premises. According to Fair trading NSW ‘You must not ‘drop by’ unannounced, look over the fence or do anything else to disturb the tenant’s privacy and quiet enjoyment.

Steps to complete

  • Download the fact sheet above to find out exactly what notice you need to give your tenant and for what reason
  • Organise the notice you need to give to your tenant and pass it onto your tenants

Tips

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:NSW

Entry Notice TAS

Entry Notice TAS

A tenant has a right to reasonable peace, comfort and privacy during the tenancy. The property owner/agent must not interfere with a tenants ‘quiet enjoyment’ of the property. This means that a property owner/agent cannot come onto the property whenever they choose. Certain rules apply when visiting the property.

Steps to complete

  • To find out when you need to give written notice and when you don’t need to give notice to enter your property visit the link above
  • Once you have established the reason you need to enter your property and whether you need to give written notice or not, create a letter for your tenant letting them know when and why you are coming
  • Give the letter to your tenant

Tips

  • It is always a good idea to chat to the tenant and negotiate a time that you can enter the premises that suits both of you before you write up the final notice of entry letter.

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:TAS

Entry Notice QLD

Entry Notice QLD

Landlords in Queensland need to complete an Entry Notice form to give to their tenants before entering the property. The form lets tenants know when and why the landlord will be entering the property.

Steps to complete

  • Download the Entry Notice form above
  • Complete all the sections of the form
  • Print and sign the form
  • Pass the form onto your tenants

Tips

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:QLD

Entry Notice VIC

Entry Notice VIC

There are number of reasons landlords would need to enter their property. Landlords in Victoria have the right to enter their property between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm on any day except public holidays, for one of the reasons stated on Consumer Affairs Victoria, if they give the tenant 24 hours’ written notice.

Steps to complete

  • Download the Entry Notice document above
  • Print out the form
  • CAREFULLY read through the whole document
  • Fill in the form regarding your reason for entry
  • Deliver the form to the tenant by post or personally hand deliver the form

Tips

Type:Forms,Type:Lease,State:VIC