A new process for rent arrears has been introduced as of the 2nd August 2020.
- The rent arrears procedure is an eight step process and is more onerous, complicated and involved than the previous process.
- New temporary protections are in place for tenants who are unable to pay their rent due to Covid-19. A tenant must serve a Self-Declaration Form on a landlord to avail of the protection.
- The RTB have produced a guidance document on rent arrears as a result of Covid-19, outlining the required steps which can be accessed here.
- A document has been produced with updated information for landlords and tenants. It clarifies queries that may have arisen as a result of recent legislative changes and is available here.
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