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Residential Tenancies in the Australian Capital Territory

In the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) residential tenancy disputes are dealt with by the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal (ACAT).

The laws that govern disputes about residential tenancies in the ACT are the Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (RTA) and the ACT Civil & Administrative Tribunal Act 2008.

The person who files an application is referred to as the Applicant, and the other party as the Respondent.

In the Australian Capital Territory residential tenancy disputes are dealt with by the A.C.T. Civil and Administrative Tribunal (ACAT)
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Michelle Makela is one of our Legal Practice Directors and the National Practice Manager. She holds a Bachelor of Laws, a Bachelor of Science (Psychology) and a Master’s in Criminology. Michelle has had a varied career, working in commercial litigation, criminal law, family law and estate planning. Michelle joined Go To Court Lawyers in 2011. She now supervises a team of over 80 solicitors across Australia.

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