Protection from eviction for residential tenants who have suffered a 25% or more loss of income due to the lockdown.
Land tax relief or grants for landlords who reduce the rent of lockdown impacted tenants.
Land tax relief is provided to landowners who reduce rent for COVID-19 affected tenants between 1 July and 31 December 2021 up to 100% of their 2021 land tax liability.
Landowners who do not pay land tax can alternatively apply for up to $1500 grant per residential tenancy.
Eligible landlords will receive grants within 60 days of their application.
More information: https://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/resource-library/publications/coronavirus-covid-19/property
How to apply: Speak with your landlord and direct them to NSW Fair Trading.