Residential Tenancies Act 2004

Original version:<a href='/vid/residential-tenancies-act-2004-748189389'>Residential Tenancies Act 2004</a>
 
FREE EXCERPT
Residential Tenancies Act 2004


Number 27 of 2004


RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES ACT 2004

REVISED

Updated to 23 July 2018


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of the Residential Tenancies Act 2004. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under the Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law

All Acts up to and including Companies (Statutory Audits) Act 2018 (22/2018), enacted 25 July 2018, and all statutory instruments up to and including Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 (Commencement of Certain Provisions) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 266 of 2018), made 19 July 2018, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act

Disclaimer: While every care has been taken in the preparation of this Revised Act the Law Reform Commission can assume no responsibility for and give no guarantees undertakings or warranties concerning the accuracy, completeness or up to date nature of the information provided and does not accept any liability whatsoever arising from any errors or omissions. Please notify any errors, omissions and comments by email to

revisedacts@lawreform.ie.


Number 27 of 2004


RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES ACT 2004

REVISED

Updated to 23 July 2018


Introduction

This Revised Act presents the text of the Act as it has been amended since enactment and preserves the format in which it was passed.

Related legislation

Residential Tenancies Acts 2004 to 2016 : this Act is one of a group of Acts included in this collective citation, to be construed together as one ( Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 (17/2016), s. 1(2)(b)). The Acts in this group are:

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (27/2004)

Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2009 (2/2009)

Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009 (22/2009), s. 100

Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2015 (42/2015), other than s. 1(3) and ss. 15, 85 and 87

Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 (17/2016), s. 1(2)(b), part 3 and sch.

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions.

An explanation of how to read annotations is available at

www.lawreform.ie/annotations.

Material not updated in this revision

Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked. This information is not represented in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the amended legislation if one is available.

Where legislation or a fragment of legislation is referred to in annotations, changes to this legislation or fragment may not be reflected in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the legislation referred to if one is available.

A list of legislative changes to any Act, and to statutory instruments from 1984, may be found linked from the page of the Act or statutory instrument at

www.irishstatutebook.ie.

Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Domestic Violence Act 2018 (6/2018)

Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 (17/2016)

Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2015 (42/2015)

State Airports (Shannon Group) Act 2014 (27/2014)

Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 (21/2014)

Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011 (10/2011)

Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010)

Fines Act 2010 (8/2010)

Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009 (22/2009)

Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2009 (2/2009)

All Acts up to and including Companies (Statutory Audits) Act 2018 (22/2018), enacted 25 July 2018, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Drogheda) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 402 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Greystones) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 401 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Cobh) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 113 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Maynooth) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 109 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Kildare-Newbridge) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 29 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Laytown-Bettystown) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 28 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Ashbourne) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 27 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Ratoath) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 26 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Bray) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 25 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Wicklow) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 24 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Galway City East) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 23 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Celbridge-Leixlip) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 22 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Galway City Central) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 21 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Naas) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 20 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Galway City West) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 19 of 2017)

Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Ballincollig-Carrigaline) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 18 of 2017)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) (No. 2) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 217 of 2016)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 150 of 2016)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 257 of 2015)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 162 of 2012)

Private Residential Tenancies Board Superannuation Scheme 2011 (S.I. No. 625 of 2011)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Section 202) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 649 of 2004)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Establishment Day) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 525 of 2004)

Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004)

All statutory instruments up to and including Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 (Commencement of Certain Provisions) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 266 of 2018), made 19 July 2018, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


...

To continue reading

REQUEST YOUR TRIAL