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Residential Tenancy Act 1997 (No. 82 of 1997)
|Requested: 29 Nov 2014|
|Consolidated as at: 11 Jan 2005|
8. General functions and powers of Commissioner
(1) [Section 8 Subsection (1) amended by No. 49 of 2003, s. 7, Applied:25 Aug 2004] The function of the Commissioner is to determine disputes arising in relation to the disbursement of security deposits and, in the case of boarding premises, act in the mediation or conciliation of any disputes between the parties.
(2) [Section 8 Subsection (2) amended by No. 49 of 2003, s. 7, Applied:25 Aug 2004] The Commissioner may do anything that is necessary or incidental to carry out his or her functions under this Act and, in particular, his or her powers under section 48I.