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General tenancy fact sheets

These fact sheets have been prepared specifically for tenants and property managers/owners in general tenancies in Queensland: houses, townhouses, units and houseboats. These types of accommodation are covered by the Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Act 2008 (the Act).

The RTA has also produced a range of fact sheets for tenants/residents and property managers/owners or providers living in or managing rooming accommodation, caravans and moveable dwellings. These are available on the Rooming accommodation fact sheets and Caravan parks (moveable dwelling) fact sheets pages.

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Abandoned premises  PDF (324KB)
Allowing time when serving notices  PDF (183KB)
Continuing a fixed term tenancy  PDF (164KB)
Domestic and family violence information for tenants  PDF (168KB)
Ending a tenancy agreement
 PDF (389KB)
Entry and privacy
 PDF (391KB)
General tenancy agreements  PDF (341KB)
Goods and documents left behind  PDF (323KB)
Guide to RTA investigations  PDF (165KB)
Natural disasters  PDF (165KB)
Rental bonds  PDF (343KB)
Rental premises - use, condition and repairs
 PDF (387KB)
Rent payments and holding deposits
 PDF (382KB)
Sub-letting  PDF (100KB)
Tenancy databases  ​ PDF (382KB)
Water charging
 PDF (607KB)