Tenancy in the ACT - ACT Government Information - The ‘Renting Book’
Before the commencement of the tenancy agreement the agent or landlord must provide (or advise you of how to obtain) a copy of the Office of Fair Trading booklet, “The Renting Book”.
This booklet is a general guide to rights and responsibilities of tenants, landlords and real estate agents. It is available from the Office of Regulatory Services website:
Or call 6207 0400.
Information supplied courtesy of the Tenants Union of ACT
Further information and advice for ACT tenants can be sourced from