Rental Housing Amendment Act

Digest

This Act amends various provisions within the principal Act [Rental Housing Act (1999)]. The amendments relate to:

  1. Substitution for the definition of the term “unfair practice”;
  2. Making further provisions for rulings by Rental Housing Tribunals;
  3. Expanding the expand the provisions pertaining to leases; and
  4. Extending the period allowed for the filling of vacancies in Rental Housing Tribunals.

Finally, this Law amends the entire section 19 of the Rental Housing Act (1999).

Country: South Africa
Statute Number: 43
Year: 2007