Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016
Amendment of section 12 (obligations of landlords) of Act of 2004
33. Section 12 of the Act of 2004 is amended in subsection (1) by substituting “complaint,” for “complaint.” in paragraph (h)(iii) and inserting the following paragraph after paragraph (h):
“(i) in the case of a tenancy of a dwelling in a rent pressure zone (within the meaning given in section 19(7)), where the tenancy commences on or after the commencement of section 33 of the Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016, furnish the tenant, in writing, with the following information at the commencement of the tenancy:
(i) the amount of rent that was last set under a tenancy for the dwelling;
(ii) the date the rent was last set under a tenancy for the dwelling;
(iii) a statement as to how the rent set under the tenancy of the dwelling has been calculated having regard to section 19(4).”.