Resources on tenancy and housing and domestic and family violence.
Websites and Videos
Mortgage Stress Handbook (Toolkit)
Legal Aid NSW and the Consumer Credit Legal Centre, 2011 – This handbook explains the options available to a person experiencing problems paying their home mortgage. It has sample documents and a list of useful contacts.
Tenants Rights Factsheets (Factsheet)
Tenants Union of NSW, 2010
Overviews of tenants’ rights and obligations under NSW law with guidance on how to deal with common tenancy issues.
Tenant’s Rights Manual: A Practical Guide to Renting in NSW, 4th Ed (Toolkit)
Tenants’ Union of NSW, 2012 – This manual has been developed to assist tenants and people who work with tenants such as advocates, community legal centre workers, and other community workers.
Print Resources (Pamphlets, brochures, PDF, Leaflets)
WLS NSW, 2016
This factsheet accompanies the webinar on this topic. The recording of this webinar can be viewed on the Past Webinars page.
Staying Home Leaving Violence & WLS NSW, 2015
This factsheet summarises the Ask LOIS webinar on this women\'s rights to stay in the home after violence. The webinar can be viewed on the Past Webinars page.
Women\'s Legal Services NSW, 2014
This factsheet accompanies the Ask LOIS webinar on Domestic Violence and Renting (Advanced). The webinar can be watched on the Past Webinars page.
Redfern Legal Centre, 2011
This kit provides a general outline of the various laws that cover boarders and lodgers in NSW. It explains different ways to resolve legal problems.