Family Violence Amendments Training
onsumer Protection’s Senior Policy Officer Trish Blake will deliver a presentation outlining upcoming FDV related tenancy law changes – the Residential Tenancies Legislation Amendment (Family Violence) Bill 2018. The changes to WA’s residential tenancies and residential parks laws should come into effect in the first half of 2019.
Key amendments include enabling renters affected by FDV to:
- exit a tenancy with seven (7) days’ notice without going to court;
- remove a perpetrator from a lease by applying to the courts;
- and change locks or increase security without a landlord’s permission
Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions at the end of the session.
Legal CPD points available.
Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Sofia at Sofia.Kouznetsova@relationshipswa.org.au or (08) 6164 0382.