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Make renting fair

Posted December 12, 2019

Everyone in Queensland deserves to live in a place where they can create a safe, secure and affordable home whether they rent or own. 

QCOSS welcomes the Queensland Government's proposed tenancy reforms and the response to the reform consultation proves there is huge support for change to our tenancy laws to support and protect both tenants and property owners.

I strongly encourage you to express your views on the proposed changes. It's vital that as many people as possible have their say on these important reforms.

The deadline to have your say on this important consultation is 5:00pm on 28 December 2019.

Here are some ways you can take action and impact the tenancy law reform Bill.

1.Use the Make Renting Fair proforma submission: The quickest and easiest way to voice your support is to submit a Make Renting Fair pro forma submission here, fill in your details and press send. It takes one minute!

Please also share this link with your networks - we need as many Queenslanders as possible to have their say.

2. Send a submission to the government: Fill out the online submission form here (you’ll need to log in first).

3. Respond to the government’s online survey for each topic here: You’ll need to log in first. The topics are: ending tenancies fairly, minimum standards in rental properties, pets, minor modifications, domestic and family violence protections.

Find out more about the proposals and view QCOSS' submission and position paper on our website.