Residential Tenancies Act 1986

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24A Expiry of temporary rent reduction

If the parties to a tenancy agree that, during a specified period or until the occurrence of a specified event, the tenant is entitled to pay a lower rent,—


the agreement is a variation of the tenancy agreement to which sections 13B and 13C apply; and


on the expiry of the period or the occurrence of the event, the rent payable before the variation is reinstated; and


that reinstatement does not constitute a rent increase.

Section 24A: inserted, on 1 October 2010, by section 20 of the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 95).