As part of the Make Renting Fair in Queensland Alliance, QCOSS is encouraging people to express their views on the Queensland Government’s proposed tenancy reforms.
The response to the reform consultation proves there is huge support for changes to our tenancy laws to support and protect both tenants and property owners. We welcome the government’s ongoing consultation as it is vital that people continue to have their say on these long-awaited reforms.
Here are some ways to take action and impact the tenancy law reform Bill. You can find a summary of the proposals here.
Submissions close 5:00pm on 28 December 2019.
1. Use and promote the Make Renting Fair proforma submission
Use the Make Renting Fair pro forma submission here, fill in your details and press send. It takes one minute!
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
You’ll need to log in first. Topics are: ending tenancies fairly, minimum standards in rental properties, pets, minor modifications, domestic and family violence protections.
3. Support the Make Renting Fair campaign and find out more here
Everyone in Queensland deserves to live in a place where they can create a safe, secure and affordable home, whether they rent or own. Your support of these important reforms is vital. Please take the time to have your say.
Read QCOSS’ submission to the renting reforms consultation and our position statement on renting here.