Schedule 1A Amounts for unlawful acts

s 109(4)

Schedule 1A: replaced, on 11 February 2021, by section 79(1) of the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020 (2020 No 59).

Column 1Column 2Column 3
SectionDescription of unlawful actAmount
($)
12(1)Unlawful discrimination6,500
13(4)Landlord failing to ensure tenancy agreement in writing, signed, and provided to tenant750
13A(1AAA)Landlord failing to ensure tenancy agreement includes certain information specified in section 13A(1)750
13A(1F)(a)Landlord failing to comply with section 13A(1A), (1CA), (1CB), (2), (3), or (4)750
13A(1F)(b)Landlord providing false or misleading statement or information under section 13A(1A), (1CA), (1CB), (2), (3), or (4)900
15(2)Successor landlord or tenant failing to give notice750
16(2)Failing to notify change of name or address750
16A(6)Landlord failing to appoint agent when outside New Zealand for longer than 21 consecutive days1,500
17(3)Requiring key money1,500
17A(3)Requiring letting fee1,500
18(4)(a)Landlord requiring bond greater than amount permitted1,500
18A(2)(a)Landlord requiring unauthorised form of security1,500
19(2)Breaching duties on receipt of bond1,500
22F(3)(a)Landlord failing to state amount of rent when offering tenancy1,500
22G(3)Landlord inviting or encouraging bids for rent1,500
23(4)(a)Landlord requiring rent more than 2 weeks in advance or before rent already paid expires1,500
27(2)Landlord requiring rent in excess of market rent order350
29(5)Failing to give receipt for rent350
30(2)(a)Landlord failing to keep records350
33(2)Landlord seizing or disposing of tenant’s goods3,000
38(3)Interference with privacy of tenant3,000
40(3A)(a)Tenant failing, without reasonable excuse, to quit premises upon termination1,500
40(3A)(b)Tenant’s interference, etc, with means of escape from fire4,000
40(3A)(c)Tenant using or permitting premises to be used for unlawful purpose1,800
40(3A)(d)Tenant’s harassment of other tenant or neighbour3,000
40(3A)(e)Tenant failing to ensure number of residents does not exceed maximum allowed1,000
42A(7)Landlord failing to respond to written request seeking consent for fixtures, etc1,500
42B(3)Landlord failing to consent to request for minor change1,500
42B(6)Tenant failing to reinstate premises at end of tenancy following minor change1,500
43B(3)Tenant assigning tenancy without the landlord’s written consent or when prohibited to do so750
43B(5)Landlord failing to respond to written request for consent to assignment1,500
44(2A)Tenant subletting or parting with possession when prohibited to do so or without the landlord’s written consent1,500
44A(3)(a)Landlord failing to itemise expenses incurred on assignment, subletting, parting with possession, or termination by consent750
45(1A)Landlord failing to meet obligations in respect of cleanliness, maintenance, smoke alarms, the healthy homes standards, or buildings, health, and safety requirements7,200
45(1AB)Landlord providing premises, or continuing to provide premises, despite landlord’s knowledge of contamination of premises4,000
45(1AD)(a)Landlord failing to provide healthy homes information750
45(2A)Landlord interfering with supply of services to premises1,800
45(2D)Landlord failing to meet obligations to provide insurance policy or to correct information provided900
45B(6)Landlord failing to take all reasonable steps to facilitate installation of fibre connection or to respond to request1,500
46(3)Landlord failing to provide locks or landlord or tenant altering locks without consent of other party1,500
47(3)Landlord failing to give notice that premises are on the market1,800
48(4)(a)Unlawful entry by landlord1,500
48(4)(b)Tenant failing to allow landlord to enter upon premises in circumstances where landlord entitled to enter1,500
48(4)(c)Landlord failing to notify tenant of results of contamination test1,000
49DUnlawful acts of landlord related to tenant’s liability under section 49B1,800
54(3)Landlord giving retaliatory notice of termination6,500
56E(3)Disclosing notice of withdrawal or accompanying qualifying evidence of family violence3,000
60AALandlord acting to terminate tenancy without grounds6,500
61(5)Tenant abandoning premises without reasonable excuse1,500
66G(4)Harassment of tenant in boarding house3,000
66I(4)Landlord of boarding house failing to meet obligations in respect of cleanliness, maintenance, smoke alarms, the healthy homes standards, or buildings, health, and safety requirements7,200
66I(5)Landlord of boarding house providing, or continuing to provide, boarding room despite landlord’s knowledge of contamination of boarding room or facilities4,000
66I(7)Landlord failing to provide healthy homes information750
66J(2B)Landlord of boarding house interfering with services or failing to advise that premises on market1,800
66J(4)Landlord of boarding house failing to notify results of contamination test (relating to boarding house facilities)1,000
66J(7)Landlord of boarding house failing to meet obligations to provide insurance policy or to correct information provided900
66K(4)(a)Tenant of boarding house interfering, etc, with means of escape from fire4,000
66K(4)(b)Tenant using or permitting boarding room to be used for unlawful purposes1,500
66K(4)(c)Tenant of boarding house harassing neighbour3,000
66P(4)Landlord of boarding house failing to comply with order relating to house rules3,000
66T(1)(a) to (c)Contraventions relating to entry, or attempted entry, of tenant’s boarding room1,500
66T(1)(d)Landlord of boarding house failing to notify results of contamination test (relating to boarding room)1,000
66X(5)Tenant of boarding house abandoning premises without reasonable excuse1,500
108(2A)Breach of work order (other than section 78A work order) 5,000
108(2A)Landlord breaching section 78A work order 5,000
123A(5)(a)Landlord failing to produce documents to chief executive1,500
126J(1)Failing to comply with improvement notice3,000
126P(2)Breaching an enforceable undertaking1,000
137(2)Contracting to contravene or evade the provisions of this Act1,800

Schedule 1A: amended, on 11 August 2021, by section 79(2) of the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020 (2020 No 59).