(1) Subject to subsection (2), a renter and any visitor must not intentionally or negligently cause damage to—
(a) rented premises; and
(b) any common area in respect of the rented premises.
(2) For the purposes of subsection (1), damage does not include fair wear and tear caused by a renter or a visitor.
This section is a duty provision and a contravention of this section may be dealt with as a breach of a duty under Part 5 and other provisions of this Act.
S. 62 substituted by No. 45/2018 s. 47.