Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill

  • enacted
52 Section 108 amended (Enforcement of work orders)

After section 108(2A), insert:

(2B)

A person commits an offence if—

(a)

the person intentionally fails to comply with a work order under section 78 or 78A; and

(b)

the failure to comply creates or increases a risk to the health or safety of any person living at the premises to which the work order relates.

(2C)

A person who commits an offence under subsection (2B) is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $3,600.