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The Tenants’ Union’s services will be CLOSED for the following periods: Our Telephone Advice Line will be CLOSED from COB on Tuesday 22nd December. Phone Advice will resume at 9.30 am on Monday, 4th January. Face to Face Advice in Hobart will be CLOSED from 12:30pm on Wednesday 23rd December.  Re-opening 9.30 am on Tuesday 5th January. […]

After a dip in the June quarter of this year, rents have picked up again. State wide weighted median rent bounced back to almost exactly where it was in March 2020, while rents in the South stayed a little below March level and rents in the North slightly above the prices in March.  Only rents […]

More than a decade ago, the Law Reform Institute recommended a Human Rights Act be enacted in Tasmania that included the right to adequate housing. A Re-Examination of the Case for a Human Rights Act in Tasmania is currently being undertaken and attached is our response.

With the eviction moratorium set to end on 1 December, now is the time to apply for support to repay rental arrears, that were accrued due to changed circumstances during the global pandemic.

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We offer telephone advice statewide and face-to-face advice in three locations, Hobart, Launceston and Devonport.

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Our solicitors and tenancy workers can advise you on how to present your case if you need to go to Court, and in certain circumstances can represent you in Court with your tenancy matter.

Tenancy Education & Training

We teach about residential tenancy in Tasmania. Any interested group. Introduction to Advanced. Face-to-face and soon online.

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We sell leases that comply with Tasmanian residential tenancy law. They can be purchased in Hobart, Launceston and Devonport.

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