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Contents (2010 - 42)
Residential Tenancies Act 2010 No 42
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 14 December 2017 at 17:01)
Part 7 Division 5 Subdivision 3
Subdivision 3 Behaviour ground
153   Termination notice—acceptable behaviour agreements
(1)  The New South Wales Land and Housing Corporation may give a termination notice of a social housing tenancy agreement to the tenant on either of the following grounds:
(a)  that the tenant has failed or refused to enter into an acceptable behaviour agreement as requested by the Corporation,
(b)  that the tenant has seriously or persistently breached the terms of an acceptable behaviour agreement.
(2)  The termination notice must specify a termination date that is not earlier than 14 days after the day on which the notice is given.
(3)  The termination notice may specify a termination date that is before the end of the fixed term of the social housing tenancy agreement if it is a fixed term agreement.
154   Termination by Tribunal on behaviour ground
The Tribunal may, on application by the New South Wales Land and Housing Corporation, terminate a social housing tenancy agreement if it is satisfied that a termination notice has been given in accordance with this Subdivision and the tenant:
(a)  has failed or refused to enter into an acceptable behaviour agreement as requested by the Corporation, or
(b)  has entered into such an agreement and has failed to satisfy the Tribunal that the tenant has not seriously or persistently breached the terms of that agreement.