Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
Have received notice to vacate premises, can i legally
Have received notice to vacate premises, can i legally rxtend the date to go … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
We signed a lease but now house was sold does our current
We signed a lease but now house was sold does our current lease continue and can they increase our rent with no notice … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Are you familiar with Queensland Australia laws on landlord
Are you familiar with Queensland Australia laws on landlord tenant rights … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I just have quick question regarding my tenancy i was
Second opinion] hi there i just have quick question regarding my tenancy i was wondering i can sort out I currently live in queensland, im currently on a fixed term lease agreement that is about to en… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,665 satisfied customers
We are currently renting a property that has been sold to a
We are currently renting a property that has been sold to a developer and we have been asked to vacate later this month. This is in line with the expiry of our lease contract. However, we are having difficulty finding a suitable replacement property within the time frame allowed. Is it possible to negotiate with the developer for additional time and pay rent on a month by month basis? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
If your renting and there is no lease signed how much notice
If your renting and there is no lease signed how much notice do landlords have to give you to vacate … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I am a landlord of a property. The lease expires in Oct 2019
Hi. I am a landlord of a property. The lease expires in Oct 2019 on our rental property. We do not want to renew the lease as we have other plans for the property. How do we notify the real estate / t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,665 satisfied customers
With form 12 from RTA to leave and tenant did not want to
with form 12 from RTA to leave and tenant did not want to leave and did not to pay as well , can i change the lock ? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I am renting an Industrial work shop and have been for just
Hi, I am renting an Industrial work shop and have been for just over 2 years. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Can I be locked out of my apartment without notice. Qld.
Can I be locked out of my apartment without notice … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have a tenant that is 11 weeks behind in rent in a
I have a tenant that is 11 weeks behind in rent in a property which I am subletting and have less than 4 rooms rented out (only 2) I don't fall under rta or qstar or department of justice to follow ru… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have just recieved a Notice to Vacate from Mortgagee for
I have just recieved a Notice to Vacate from Mortgagee for the property i rent which i have a fixed lease lasting 7yr. What r my rites n can i fight the notice for my lease to be honured … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Property lawyer queensland? queensland, no I just have a
property lawyer queensland? JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: queensland JA: Has anything been filed or reported? Customer: no I just have a question and a… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,665 satisfied customers
I am on a 12 month fixed term lease until 2 March 2014. However,
I am on a 12 month fixed term lease until 2 March 2014. However, due to job obligations, I have to move to Darwin at the end of Nov 2013. The landlord asked for 2 month rent of 1700 as break fee even … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,665 satisfied customers
We have signed a fixed term agreement for 6 months for the
We have signed a fixed term agreement for 6 months for the property in Freshwater - NSW - Australia. Our 6 months fixed term lease was due to expire on the 22 June 2011. Begin of May 2011 we have been… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,665 satisfied customers
I rent in Perth. My landlord demanded a 16.5% rent increase
I rent in Perth Wa on a 12 month fixed term lease .The lease ended 18 march 2011 . The landlord agreed to keep the rent the same 1 month before the renewal. My landlord then demanded a 16.5% rent incr… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,665 satisfied customers
I am privatly renting a house of my landlord and have done
I am privatly renting a house of my landlord and have done for 3 years now. I do not have a rental aggreement. In the last 4 months i have been harrassed and called names via phone calls and text by m… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,665 satisfied customers
I have been renting this house for about 4 years, (private
I have been renting this house for about 4 years, (private rental with no written agreement) started paying 175per week, currently 250per week. The landlord has now asked for 300per week to be paid im… read more
Kenneth Hunt
Kenneth Hunt
Principal Solicitor and Migration Agent
Master's Degree
4 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

52,665 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x