Rent Restrictions Act, 1960

Review on grounds of fraud surprise, mistake or disability.

26.—(1) Where, under paragraph (i) of subsection (1) of section 24 of this Act, the terms of a provisional order are deemed to have been confirmed, the landlord or the tenant may at any time apply to the Court for a review of the case on the grounds of fraud, surprise, mistake or disability.

(2) Where, on an application under this section, the Court is satisfied that any ground on which the application is made existed, the Court may make such new and further orders as justice may require, including any order awarding costs which the Court considers proper.

(3) An order under subsection (2) of this section may modify or terminate the effect of any previous order made in the case and, where fraud is proved, may be retrospective.