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RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES ACT 1997 - SECT 472

General power of Tribunal to make determinations

S. 472(1) amended by Nos 52/1998
s. 238(i), 11/2002 s. 3(Sch. 1 item 56.2).

    (1)     The Tribunal, on an application to or in proceedings before it, may make any orders it thinks fit—

        (a)     to restrain any action in breach of a tenancy agreement or the provisions of this Act relating to a tenancy agreement;

        (b)     to require any action in the performance of a tenancy agreement or of duties under this Act relating to the tenancy agreement;

        (c)     to restrain any action in breach of the rooming house provisions or caravan park provisions;

        (d)     to require any action in the performance of duties under the rooming house provisions or caravan park provisions;

S. 472(1)(da) inserted by No. 67/2010 s. 65(a).

        (da)     to restrain any action in breach of a site agreement or the provisions of this Act relating to a site agreement;

S. 472(1)(db) inserted by No. 67/2010 s. 65(a).

        (db)     to require any action in the performance of a site agreement or of duties under this Act relating to the site agreement;

S. 472(1)(dc) inserted by No. 56/2012 s. 12.

        (dc)     to require the refund of money paid under a rescinded Part 4A dwelling purchase agreement;

S. 472(1)(dd) inserted by No. 56/2012 s. 12.

        (dd)     for the return of a Part 4A dwelling under a rescinded Part 4A dwelling purchase agreement;

        (e)     for the return of goods unlawfully taken or removed from—

              (i)     rented premises by a party to the tenancy agreement; or

              (ii)     a room by a rooming house owner or resident; or

S. 472(1)(e)(iii) amended by No. 67/2010 s. 65(b).

              (iii)     a caravan or site by a caravan owner, caravan park owner or resident; or

S. 472(1)(e)(iv) inserted by No. 67/2010 s. 65(c).

              (iv)     a Part 4A dwelling or a Part 4A site by a site owner or site tenant;

        (f)     to require the payment of compensation to any person;

S. 472(1)(fa) inserted by No. 38/2018 s. 304.

        (fa)     in respect of any dispute arising under Part 12A;

S. 472(1)(g) amended by No. 52/1998
s. 238(i).

        (g)     that are ancillary or incidental to any other orders that it makes.

    (2)     The powers of the Tribunal under this section are in addition to all other powers of the Tribunal under this Act.



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