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Contents (2010 - 42)
Residential Tenancies Act 2010 No 42
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 23 October 2017 at 15:09)
Part 3 Division 3 Section 52
52   Landlord’s general obligations for residential premises
(1)  A landlord must provide the residential premises in a reasonable state of cleanliness and fit for habitation by the tenant.
(2)  A landlord must not interfere with the supply of gas, electricity, water, telecommunications services or other services to the residential premises unless the interference is necessary to avoid danger to any person or to enable maintenance or repairs to be carried out.
(3)  A landlord must comply with the landlord’s statutory obligations relating to the health or safety of the residential premises.
Note.
 Such obligations include obligations relating to swimming pools under the Swimming Pools Act 1992.
(4)  This section is a term of every residential tenancy agreement.