Find out about rental agreements, costs and what your rights and responsibilities are as a renter.
- Affordable rentals: key workers
About affordable rentals for key workers, including who is eligible and how to apply.
- Help with set up costs for a private rental
Who can apply for an interest free loan to help pay for bond and first rent payments in a private rental.
- Paying rent and other costs
Information about paying rent and other costs when you rent a property.
- Rent bidding
Information about rent bidding, what the law says and misleading and deceptive conduct.
- Security deposits/bonds
Paying your security deposit in a rental property, including information on holding your money in a trust account.
- Your tenancy and water charges
Information about when a landlord can charge a tenant for water.
- Abandoned goods
What happens when a tenant leaves goods behind in a rental property.
- Breaking a lease early
What happens when you need to break a lease early, including what the landlord must do.
- When you are owed bond money
What happens to your bond money after you move out of a rented property, including how to find lost bond money.
- Common tenancy disputes
How to resolve common tenancy disputes, including how to protect yourself in a dispute.
- Condition report at the start of a tenancy
Information on signing a condition report at the start of a tenancy, including what to do if you make changes to the report.
- Notices for tenants to landlords
Templates of notices from tenants to landlords.
- RentNT app
Keep records of receipts, documents to do with your rental lease and store important dates and meetings associated with your rental lease in the NT.
- Boarders, lodgers and tenants
Rights and responsibilities of boarders, lodgers and tenants explained.
- Renting in a caravan park
Living in a caravan park, paying rent, repairs and your responsibilities as a caravan park resident.
- Share houses
Information on share houses, including being a cotenant, subtenant and laws about subletting.
- Types of rental agreements
Information on the types of rental agreements you can sign as a tenancy, including fixed term and periodic.