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Landlords and Tenants - Rights and Obligations

Session Content

  • Agency, principal and employee liabilities
  • Defences of agency, principal and employee under relevant legislation
  • Disciplinary action under Land Agents Act 1994
  • Importance of agency policies and procedures
  • What legislation applies?
  • 20 case scenarios
  • Section 48 notice and the lease
  • Abandoned property
  • Repossession of premises
  • Claiming costs for a broken lease
  • Mitigating loss after property is abandoned
  • Landlord’s obligation to repair
  • Tenant’s obligation to pay water bills
  • Tenant’s right to quiet enjoyment
  • Q and A session


Paul Edwards
BA (Jur), LLB (Hons), GDLP

Paul has practised as a lawyer, political adviser, policy officer at Consumer and Business Services and worked at REISA for the past eight years as their Legislation and Compliance Adviser. Paul has delivered over 2,000 professional development sessions on all aspects of real estate legislation, policies and procedures.


Wednesday 8 December 2021


9:30am - 11:30am


REI House
33 Dequetteville Tce

Investment (GST inclusive)
Members: $66 (Earlybird price $55 - book prior to Wednesday 1 December 5pm)
Non Members: $110.00 (Earlybird price $99 - book prior to Wednesday 1 December 5pm)

For further details contact

REISA Training on 08 8366 4300 or via email