When you rent a home in NSW and become a 'renter' or a 'tenant', knowing your rights and responsibilities will help you avoid or resolve differences you may have with your landlord, real estate agent, house-mates or neighbours.
At the start of every tenancy, you should be given a copy of the New tenant checklist by your landlord or agent.
In this section, you will find information to help you understand what the tenancy laws in NSW mean for you, at the beginning, middle or end of a tenancy. Information on a range of topics can be found on the following pages:
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