Residential Tenancies Act 2010 No 42
Current version for 4 July 2014 to date (accessed 21 December 2014 at 11:23)

30   Condition report evidence of condition of premises

(1)  A condition report that is signed by both the landlord and the tenant is presumed to be a correct statement, in the absence of evidence to the contrary, of the state of repair or general condition of the residential premises on the day specified in the report.
(2)  This section does not apply:
(a)  to any matter that could not have reasonably been discovered on a reasonable inspection of the premises, or
(b)  to any statement in the report about which the tenant makes a written dissenting comment on the copy of the report completed by the tenant and retained by the landlord.
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