Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill

Status - Key Documents - Submissions - Public Briefing - ReportContact

On 8 February 2018 the Legislative Assembly referred the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill to the Economic Policy Scrutiny Committee for inquiry and report in accordance with clause (4)(c) of the Committee’s Terms  of Reference by 1 May 2018.


Report tabled and Government Response Received

Key Documents

Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill, Serial 43, 8 February 2018
Residential Tenancies Act
Explanatory Statement 
Statement of Compatibility with Human Rights


Submission No. 1 - Law Society Northern Territory
Submission No. 2 - Equifax
Submission No. 3 - Anglicare NT
Submission No. 4 - Darwin Community Legal Service and Central Australia Women's Legal Service
Submission No. 4a - Darwin Community Legal Service
Submission No. 5 - NT Shelter
Submission No. 6 - Top End Women's Legal Service Inc
Submission No. 7 - North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency
Submission No. 8 - Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission
Submission No. 9 - Northern Territory Council of Social Services

Public Briefing

Public Briefing Schedule, 21 March 2018
Public Briefing Transcript, 21 March 2018


Letter from Attorney General to EPSC - Response to questions - Residential Tenancies


Inquiry into the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill 2018 - 1 May 2018
Associated Minutes of Proceedings
Government Response, 10 May 2018


Mr Russell Keith
First Clerk Assistant 
GPO Box 3721
Telephone:  (08) 8946 1429
Email: Contact

Last updated: 21 Aug 2018