Residential Tenancies Act 1986

20 Duties of chief executive in relation to bonds

Where a landlord forwards to the chief executive any amount paid by way of bond, the chief executive shall—

(a)

deposit the money into the Residential Tenancies Trust Account:

(b)

give to the landlord a written receipt showing—

(i)

the address of the premises to which the payment relates; and

(ii)

the name of the landlord; and

(iii)

the name of the tenant; and

(iv)

the amount and nature of the payment; and

(v)

the date of the receipt by the chief executive of the payment:

(c)

give to the tenant a copy of the receipt issued in accordance with paragraph (b).

Section 20: replaced, on 18 August 1992, by section 4 of the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 1992 (1992 No 79).