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Residential Tenancies Act 2010 No 42
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 18 August 2017 at 22:34)
Part 7 Division 6
Division 6 Exemption
156   Head leases involving social housing providers
(1)  A residential tenancy agreement is exempted from the operation of this Act if:
(a)  under the agreement, the landlord is a social housing provider (the head landlord) who lets the premises to a tenant who is a social housing provider, and
(b)  the agreement is in writing and the agreement states that this section applies to the agreement.
(2)  If the tenant ceases to be a social housing provider during the currency of the term of the residential tenancy agreement, the exemption under this section does not cease to have effect until 6 months after the date the tenant ceases to be a social housing provider.