Renting / Landlords

Tenancy Advice & Advocacy Program

IMPORTANT UPDATE We are regretfully closing our tenancy program from July 1, 2017 due to changes in funding allocations by Consumer Affairs Victoria. The exception is for Deakin University students who will continue to receive tenancy assistance through the Sort It partnership. From July 1, all other private tenancy-related matters should be referred to:  Diversitat (Geelong and […]

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Tenancy Road Show 2015

We kicked off Law Week 2015 on the road – promoting our free Tenancy Service to community members and running Law for Community Worker sessions on Renting and Housing Law. We travelled over 850kms visiting regional towns in the Western district including Warrnambool, Portland, Hamilton and Camperdown. In addition to the Renting and Housing Law […]

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Tips and traps for first time renters

Keep calm and know your rights!’ was the message we were spreading at the recent Deakin University O Week events held at the Waurn Ponds, Waterfront and Warrnambool Campuses during the first week of March. Each year we hear shocking stories from students of their dealings with dodgy landlords and real estate agents. We encourage […]

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