More fines for Tasmanian landlords over repair and maintenance issues for properties in rental market

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
June 23 2022 - 6:30pm
A property in Launceston was rented out without a permanent way of having new gas bottles delivered, resulting in a landlord putting in place this solution for a tenant. The tenant made a minimum standards complaint.

Tasmania has seen an increase in the number of fines issued to landlords over failures to rectify problems with their properties, and a decrease in the number of complaints coming from tenants.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010