End of a Lease /Breaking a Lease (PDF, 674.16 KB) – A fact sheet explaining how to terminate a lease and what to do if a lease is terminated. If your problem does not arise or you need additional help, please contact us. However, if you are renting a leave, you should not be on a rental agreement. Tenants are required to leave the property in the condition it was in when it was rented, unless they get an agreement with their landlord. By enforcing an agreement in accordance with the law, you can, as a landlord, ensure that you comply with rent laws and that you protect yourself from possible liability. No, existing leases are not bound by reforms. The amendments to the Housing Rent Act apply only to leases signed on or after November 1, 2019. If you sign a new contract, you will be able to get a chat.
Being behind you in your rent is a violation of your lease. This can lead to an evacuation. The owner cannot distribute you without an order from ACAT. For more information, see our evacuation fact sheet. In some cases, a landlord may increase the rent above the threshold if the tenancy agreement allows it, if the tenant accepts the increase or if the authorization is granted by ACAT. If you have signed a lease agreement for a fixed term and intend to disengage it before the term expires, this is called ”cancellation of the lease.”