S. 7(1) amended by No. 45/2018 s. 342(6).
(1) This Act applies to a residential rental agreement if the rented premises are used primarily for residential purposes even if a trade, profession or business is also carried on by the renter on those premises.
S. 7(2) inserted by No. 47/2019 s. 53.
(2) This Act does not apply to an agreement where the Director of Housing, the Secretary to the Department of Health and Human Services or a registered agency within the meaning of the Housing Act 1983 leases premises to a person or other entity who—
(a) does not reside in the premises; and
(b) uses the premises to provide residential accommodation to any other person.
S. 7(3) inserted by No. 47/2019 s. 53.
(3) This Act does not apply to an agreement under which the Director of Housing leases a share in premises to the co-owner of the premises.
S. 8 amended by No. 45/2018 s. 342(7).