As an Independent landlord, you are a PCBU and as such you have a duty of care, so far as reasonably practicable, to ensure the health and safety of everyone involved with or affected by work on or at your property.
What is the Certificate of Compliance?
The Rental Certificate of Compliance is a powerful tool. Not only does it provide New Zealand landlords and tenants with evidence their rental properties as a “Lawful Premise”. But most importantly, it will help improve the quality and standards of Rental Properties throughout New Zealand. iCompli is an APP that produces a Rental Certificate of Compliance. Furthermore it produces a liveability/habitability rating that users can use for marketing purposes. Additionally it reminds landlords and property managers of their obligations to meet the requirements of the following:
- Health and Safety Act 2015,
- Residential Tenancies Act 2016,
- Residential Tenancies (Healthy Homes Standards) Regulations 2019,
- Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2019
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Property Managers need to ensure their landlords meet the legal requirements. Otherwise they run the risk of being fined for allowing rental of an “Unlawful Premise”.
Implement our Health and Safety Process for your clients today. Then you can rest assured that they are meeting the requirements of the HSWA 2015
An “unlawful premise” means that landlords are at risk of a $4,000 fine. Additionally, as a property manager you are at risk of $1,000 fine per property.