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Moratoriums are over, but landlords face new rules and restrictions

Eviction moratoriums and holds on rent increases have been wound back across Australia, but landlords in some states are grappling with new rules and regulations in regards to how they deal with non-paying or late paying tenants.

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Rental markets have become more challenging for landlords dealing with the pandemic. Photo: Shutterstock

Eviction moratoriums and holds on rent increases have been wound back across Australia, but landlords in some states are grappling with new rules and regulations in regards to how they deal with non-paying or late paying tenants. 

Put in place to assist tenants whose incomes were affected by the pandemic, the end of the moratoriums has been welcome news to landlords across Australia, who in many cases were left to bear the financial cost of prov…