The Residential Tenancies Act 1997 regulates residential tenancies in Victoria. It sets out the rights and responsibilities of renters and residents, and rental providers and owners of rented premises, rooming houses, caravan parks and residential parks.

Relevant legislation and regulations include:
Residential Tenancies Regulations 2019
Residential Tenancies (Rooming House Standards) Regulations 2012
Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2018.

For more information, visit the renting section of the Legislation page on the Consumer Affairs Victoria website (External link).