Updated to 8 August 2020 (Act No. 6 of 2020 and S.I. No. 299 of 2020)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1-11 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 12-24 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 25-56 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 57-70 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 71, 72 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 73, 74 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 75-126 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 127-148 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 149-158 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
S. 159(1) 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 159(2)-159(7) 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 160-181 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
S. 182 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 183-188 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 189, 190 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 191, 192 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
S. 193(a) 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 193(b), 193(c)  1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
S. 193(d) 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
S. 193(e) 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
S. 194 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 195(1)-195(3) 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 195(4), 195(5) 6 December 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 750 of 2004), art. 2
Ss. 196-202 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2
Sch. 1 1 September 2004 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 505 of 2004), art. 2

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Application restricted for emergency period 2/2020, ss. 5, 6, 7, 8
Collective citation 27/2004
  2/2009, s. 3(2)
  22/2009, ss. 1(3), 100
  42/2015, other than ss. 1(3), 15, 85 and 87
  17/2016, ss. 1(2)(b), 30-50, schedule
  14/2019, other than s. 38
  24/2019, ss. 25, 26
Application extended to licences and licence agreements 14/2019, s. 37
Rights under not affected 6/2018, ss. 1(2), 32
Transfer of certain functions under S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3, schedule 1
  42/2004, ss. 3(1), 4, 58, 59(1), 59(2), 59(3), schedule 3
Treatment of lettings for VAT purposes 31/2010, ss. 2, 97(4)
S. 3 references construed 47/2019, ss. 1(3), 68
S. 3(1A) amended 24/2019, ss. 25(1)(a), 28(5)
S. 3(1A) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 3(a)
S. 3(1A) applied with modifications 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 37(1)
S. 3(2)(c) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 3(1)
S. 3(2)(c) restricted 21/2014, ss. 2, 36, 50
  22/2009, s. 1(4), 25(3)
S. 3(2)(c)(ii) amended 22/2009, ss. 100(2)(a), 100(6)
S. 3(2)(h) amended 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 40(a)
S. 3(2A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 3(2)
S. 3(3) inserted 22/2009, s. 100(2)(b)
S. 3(4)-(6) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 3(3)
S. 3(4)(b)(i) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 31
S. 3(7) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 3(b)
Ss. 3A-3C inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 4(1)
S. 3A(5) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 4
S. 4 references construed 47/2019, ss. 1(3), 68
S. 4 amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 5
S. 4(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 5, 13(2)
  42/2004, ss. 3(1), 72, schedule, 7, pt. 15
S. 4(1)(b)(i) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 32
S. 4(1)(g) amended 27/2014, ss. 28(1), 37(2)(a), 43
S. 4(1)(h) deleted 27/2014, ss. 28(1), 37(2)(b), 43
S. 5 amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 4(2)
S. 5(4) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 86(1), schedule 1
S. 6(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 86(1), schedule 1
S. 8(1A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 22
S. 9 fines modified 8/2010, ss. 1(2), 3 & 5, 3 & 8
Pt. 2 (ss. 12-18) applied 22/2009, s. 1(4), 25(5)
S. 12(1)(ba) inserted 22/2009, s. 100(3)(a)
S. 12(1)(d) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 23(a)
S. 12(1)(h)(iii) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 33
S. 12(1)(i) inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 33
S. 12(4) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 23(b)
S. 12(4)(a)(i) substituted 22/2009, s. 100(3)(b)
S. 12(4)(b) substituted 22/2009, s. 100(3)(c)
S. 12(6) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 23(c)
S. 16(h) housing authority notification where breach 22/2009, s. 1(4), 25(6)(b)
S. 16(k) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 4(3)
S. 16(m) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 24(a)
S. 16(n) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 24(b)
S. 16(o) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 24(c)
S. 19(3)-(7) inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 34
S. 19(4)(a)(ii) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(a)
S. 19(5)(a) substituted 24/2019, ss. 25(1)(b), 28(5)
  14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(b)(i)
S. 19(5)(b)(ii) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(b)(ii)
S. 19(5A) inserted with transtional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(c), 6(2)
S. 19(5B) form prescribed for the purposes of S.I. No. 287 of 2019, regs. 2, 4, schedule 2
S. 19(5B) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(c)
S. 19(6) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(d)
S. 19(6A) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(e)
S. 19(6B) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(e)
S. 19(6C) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 6(1)(e)
S. 19A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 6
S. 20(4)-(6) inserted 42/2015, ss. 25(1), 25(3)
S. 20(5) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 7(a)
S. 20(6) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 7(b)
S. 20A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 7
S. 22(2) notice prescribed S.I. No. 217 of 2016, regs. 2, 3, schedule 1
S. 22(2) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 26(1)(a), 26(2)
S. 22(2A)-(2C) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 26(1)(b)
S. 22(2A)(d) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 35(a)
  17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 35(b)
S. 22(2A)(e) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 35(b)
S. 22(2A)(f) inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 35(b)
S. 22A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 8
S. 24A rent pressure zone prescribed S.I. No. 140 of 2020, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 139 of 2020, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 138 of 2020, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 137 of 2020, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 136 of 2020, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 647 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 646 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 645 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 644 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 479 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 478 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 326 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 325 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 324 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 323 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 322 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 321 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 320 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 319 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 318 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 317 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 316 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 315 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 314 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 313 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 312 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 311 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 310 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 309 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 308 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 122 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 121 of 2019, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 402 of 2017, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 401 of 2017, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 113 of 2017, arts. 2, 3
  S.I. No. 109 of 2017, arts. 2, 3
S. 24A, 24B, 24C inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 36
S. 24A(4)(b) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 8(1)(a)
S. 24A(5) application restricted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 8(2)
S. 24A(10) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 8(1)(b)
S. 24B amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 9
S. 24BA inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 10
S. 25 references construed 47/2019, ss. 1(3), 68
Ss. 25(5)-(7) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 9
S. 27 amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 4(4)
S. 28(2) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 37(1), 37(3)
S. 32(1) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 11
S. 33A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 27
S. 34 amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 38
S. 34, table, para. 1(a) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(a)
S. 34, table, para. 2 amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(b)
S. 34, table, para. 3 amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 12(2)(a)
S. 34, table, para. 3 amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(c)
S. 34, table, para. 4 amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(d)
S. 34, table, para. 4(b)(i) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 12(2)(b)
S. 34, table, para. 5(a) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(e)(i)
S. 34, table, paras. 5(aa), 5(ab) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(e)(ii)
S. 34, table, para. 5(b)(i) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 12(2)(c)
S. 34, table, para. 5(b)(i) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(e)(iii)
S. 34, table, para. 6(a) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(f)(i)
S. 34, table, paras. 6(aa), 6(ab) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 28(f)(ii)
S. 34, table, para. 6(b)(i) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 12(2)(d)
S. 34(a)(i) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 12(1)(a)
S. 34(a)(ii) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 12(1)(b)
S. 34(a)(iii) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 12(1)(c)
S. 34(b)(ii) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1
S. 35(4) amended 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 40(a)
S. 35(5) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 13(a)
S. 35(6) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 13(b)
S. 35(7)-(10) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 29
S. 35(8) substituted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 39
S. 35(8)(a) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 13(c)(i)
S. 35(8)(aa) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 13(c)(ii)
S. 35(11) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 13(d)
S. 35A inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 40
S. 39(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 10(a)
S. 39(3)(a)(i) amended 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 40(b)
S. 39(3)(a)(ii) amended 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 203
S. 39(6) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 10(b)
S. 40(1) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), sa. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 2
S. 40(2) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2. ref. no. 1
S. 41(1) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 3
S. 41(3) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 4
S. 41(4) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 5
S. 41(4)(a) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 2
S. 41(4)(b) deleted 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 3
S. 42 deleted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 41(1), subject to transitional provisions in subss. (2), (3)
S. 43 amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 6
S. 44 amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 4
S. 45(1) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 7
S. 45(4) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 8
S. 45(4)(a) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 5
S. 45(4)(b) deleted 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 6
S. 47(4) deleted 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 7
S. 47(5) amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 9
S. 47(6) deleted 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 8
S. 47, table para. 1 amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 9
S. 47, table, para. 2 amended 17/2016, s. 1(3)(b), ss. 37(2), 37(3), schedule, pt. 1, ref. no. 10
S. 50(7) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 11
S. 55(2) substituted 17/2016, s. 1(3)(a), s. 41(4), schedule, pt. 2, ref. no. 10
S. 56(1)(c)(i) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 14(a)
S. 56(6), table, para. (c)(i) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 14(b)
S. 62(1)(e) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 42
S. 62(1)(g) application restricted S.I. No. 649 of 2004, reg. 2
S. 64A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 30
S. 64B inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 15
S. 66, table 1 substituted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 16(1)(d), 16(2)
S. 66, table 1 substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 31(1)(a), 31(2)
S. 66, table 2 substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 31(1)(b), 31(2)
S. 66(2) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 16(1)(a)
S. 66(2A) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 16(1)(b)
S. 66(2B) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 16(1)(c)
S. 67 references construed 2/2020, s. 5(5)
S. 67 actions constituting failure under 22/2009, s. 1(4), 25(6)(a)
S. 67 obligation to serve notice under 22/2009, s. 1(4), 25(6)(c), 25(7)
S. 67(2)(aa) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 32(a)
S. 67(2)(b) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 32(b)
S. 70(3) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 33
S. 75(2) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 17
  42/2015, ss. 1(4), 34(a)
S. 75(4)(d) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 34(b)
S. 75(4)(da) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 34(c)
Ss. 76A, 76B inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 35
S. 77(1A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 36(a)
S. 77(2A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 36(b)
S. 77(3) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 36(c)
Ss. 77(4), (5) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 36(d)
S. 78(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 37(1)(a), 37(2)-37(5)
S. 78(1)(a) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 37(1)(b), 37(2)-37(5)
Ss. 78(1)(aa)-(ad) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 37(1)(b), 37(2)-37(5)
S. 78(1)(b) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 12
S. 78(1)(f) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 18
S. 79 renumbered as s. 79(1) 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 38(a)
S. 79(2) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 38(b)
S. 82(5) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 39(a)
Ss. 82(6), (7) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 39(b)
S. 84(1)(d) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 40
S. 86(1)(a) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 41
S. 88(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 86(1), schedule 1
s. 90(2) reference to Arbitration Act 1954, now repealed 1/2010, ss. 1(2), 4 and 23/2005, s. 26(f)
S. 93(2A) deleted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 19(1), 19(2)
S. 93(2A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 42
S. 94(aa) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 43
S. 95(4)(c) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 44(1)
S. 95(5) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
  42/2015, ss. 1(4), 44(2)
Ss. 95(5A),(5B) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 44(3)
S. 95(6) deleted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 44(4)
S. 96 substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 45
S. 96(1) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 96(1)(a) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 96(2) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 97(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 46(a)
S. 97(2) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 46(b)
S. 98(1)(a) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 47
S. 99(4) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 100(2) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 43
S. 101(3) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 48
S. 102 tenancy tribunals constituted under deemed to be validly constituted 2/2009, s. 2(1)(b)
S. 103(1) substituted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 44(a)
Ss. 103(1A)-(1D) inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 44(b)
S. 103(4) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 49(a)
S. 103(5) deleted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 49(b)
S. 104(1) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 45
S. 104(1)(b) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 50(a)
S. 104(1)(d) inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 45
S. 104(5)(b)(i) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 50(b)(i)
S. 104(5)(b)(ii) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 50(b)(ii)
S. 104(5)(b)(iii) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 50(b)(iii)
S. 106(1) application restricted 2/2020, s. 7
S. 109(2)(c) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 20
  42/2015, ss. 1(4), 51(1)(a),(2)
S. 109(2)(d)(i) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 51(1)(b)
S. 109(2)(d)(iii) deleted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 51(1)(c),(2)
S. 109(2)(d)(v) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 51(1)(d),(2)
S. 109(2)(d)(vi) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 109(2)(d)(ix) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 114A inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 46
S. 115(2)(b) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 47
S. 115(2)(i) repealed 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 86(2)(a)
Ss. 115(4)-(6) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 52
S. 117(5) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 53
S. 119(1)(i) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 54(a)(i)
S. 119(1)(iii) deleted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 54(a)(ii)
S. 119(3) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 54(b)
S. 121(1) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(1)(a)
S. 121(1)(a) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 55(a)
Ss. 121(2)-(5) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(1)(b)
Ss. 121(4)(a), (b) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(1)(c)
S. 121(4)(a) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 55(b)
S. 121(5A) inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(1)(d)
S. 121(6) deleted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(1)(e)
S. 121(7) deleted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 55(c)
S. 123(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 56(a)
S. 123(4) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 56(b)
S. 123(5) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 123(6) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 123(7) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 21
S. 123(7)(a) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 124 amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 57(1)(a), 57(2)-57(4)
S. 124(7) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 49
S. 124(7A), (7B) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 57(1)(b), (2)-(4)
S. 124(9) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 57(1)(c), 57(3), 57(4)
S. 124(10) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 57(1)(d), 57(3), 57(4)
S. 125 amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 58(1), 58(2)
S. 125(2) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 125A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 59
S. 126 repealed 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 86(2)(b)
Pt. 7 (ss. 127-148) applied 22/2009, s. 1(4), 24(4)(c)
S. 127(1) reference construed 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 14(2)
S. 131(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(a)(i)
S. 131(2) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(a)(ii)
S. 134(1) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(a), 22(2)(a)
S. 134(2) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(b)(i), 22(2)(b)
  42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(a)
S. 134(2)(a) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(b)(ii), 22(2)(b)
S. 134(2)(aa) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(b)(iii), 22(2)(b)
S. 134(2)(b) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(b)(iv), 22(2)(b)
S. 134(2A) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(c)
S. 134(2A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(b)
S. 134(2B) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(d)
S. 134(2C) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(d)
S. 134(3) form prescribed S.I. No. 150 of 2016, reg. 2(a), schedule
  S.I. No. 257 of 2015, reg. 2, schedule
  S.I. No. 162 of 2012, reg. 2, schedule
S. 134(3) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(c)
S. 134(3)(b) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(e)(i)
S. 134(3)(b)(i) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(e)(ii)
S. 134(3)(b)(ii) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(e)(iii)
S. 134(3A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(d)
S. 134(4) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(f)
  42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(e)
S. 134(5)(a) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 22(1)(g)
S. 134(5)(a) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(f)
S. 134(5)(b) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(f)
S. 134(7) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 16(g)
S. 135(1) deleted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 23(a)
S. 135(1A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 60(a)
S. 135(2) deleted 22/2009, s. 100(4)(a)
S. 135(4) acknowledgement prescribed S.I. No. 217 of 2016, regs. 2, 4, schedule 2
S. 135(4) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 60(b)
S. 135(4)(e)(i)(IA) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 23(b)(i)
S. 135(4)(e)(i)(II) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 23(b)(ii)
S. 135(4)(e)(i)(III) substituted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 23(b)(iii)
S. 135(4)(e)(i)(IV) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 23(b)(iii)
Ss. 135(4A)-135(4C) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 60(c)
S. 135(5) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 60(d)
S. 135(5) amended 22/2009, s. 100(4)(b)
S. 135(6) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 60(e)
S. 135(7) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 60(e)
S. 137(8) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 60(e)
Ss. 135A, 135B inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 61
S. 136 renumbered s. 136(1) 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 62(a)
S. 136(1)(b) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 24(a)
S. 136(1)(ba) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 24(b)
S. 136(1)(e) deleted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 62(b)(i)
Ss. 136(1)(i)(i), (ii) deleted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 62(b)(ii)
S. 136(1)(ka) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 62(b)(iii)
S. 136(2) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 62(c)
S. 137(1) substituted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 25(1)(a), (2)
S. 137(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 17(a)
S. 137(2) amended with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 25(1)(b), (2)
S. 137(2) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 17(b)
S. 137(3) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 17(c)
S. 137(4) substituted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 25(1)(c), (2)
S. 137(5) amended with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 25(1)(d), (2)
S. 137(6) substituted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 25(1)(e), (2)
S. 137(6) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 17(d)
S. 137(7) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 17(e)
S. 137A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 18
S. 137A(1) substituted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 26(1)(a), (2)
S. 137A(2) amended with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 26(1)(b), (2)
S. 137A(4) substituted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 26(1)(c), (2)
S. 137A(5) amended with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 26(1)(d), (2)
S. 137A(6) substituted with transitional provisions 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 26(1)(e), (2)
S. 138(1A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 19(a)
S. 138(2A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 19(b)
S. 139(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 63(a)
S. 139(1A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 63(b)
S. 139(2) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 63(c)
Ss. 139(5)-139(8) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 63(d)
S. 144(5) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 20
S. 144A inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 27
S. 147A inserted 22/2009, s. 100(5)
S. 148A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148B inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148C inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148D inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148E inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148F inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148G inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148H inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148I inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148J inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148K inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148L inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148M inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148N inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148O inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148P inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148Q inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 64
S. 148R inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148S inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148T inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148U inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148V inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148W inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148X inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148Y inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148Z inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148AA inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148AB inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148AC inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148AD inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148AE inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148AF inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
S. 148AG inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 28
Pt. 8 (ss. 149-181), establishment day appointed S.I. No. 525 of 2004, art. 2
S. 150 references construed 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(3)
S. 151(1)(ba) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 29(a)
Ss. 151(1)(ba), 151(1)(bb) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 65
S. 151(1)(c) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(b)(i)
Ss. 151(ca), 151(cb) inserted 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(b), 50
S. 151(1)(d) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(b)(ii)
S. 151(1)(e) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(b)(iii)
S. 151(1)(f) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(b)(iv)
S. 151(1)(fa) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 77
S. 151(2) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(c)
S. 151(2A) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 29(b)
S. 151(3)(c) functions transferred S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3, schedule 1
S. 151(4) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(d)
S. 153(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 66
S. 156(3) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 67
S. 157(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 68(a)
S. 157(2A), (2B) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 68(b)
S. 157(4) functions transferred S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3 schedule 1
S. 159(1) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 159(2) substituted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 69(1)(a), 2
S. 159(3) restricted 2/2009, s. 2
S. 159(3) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 69(1)(b), 2
S. 159(3A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 69(1)(b), 2
S. 159(4) restricted 2/2009, s. 2
S. 159(5) restricted 2/2009, s. 2
S. 163 scheme established S.I. No. 625 of 2011
S. 164(5) functions transferred S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3, schedule 1
S. 164A inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 30
S. 168(2)(da) inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 31
S. 174 functions transferred S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3, schedule 1
S. 175 trans. of cert. functns. under. 10/2011, ss. 1(2), 6, 9, 20, schedule 2, pt. 1
S. 176(3)(b) amended 17/2016, ss. 1(3)(a), 48(2), schedule, pt. 3
S. 176(3)(ba) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 21
S. 176(5) amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 32
S. 177(3A) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 70
Ss. 177A, 177B inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 71
S. 180(5) inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 72
S. 180A inserted 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 73
S. 181(1) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(e)(i)
S. 181(3) amended 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 13(4)(e)(ii)
S. 190(2)(b) repealed 42/2015, ss. 1(4), 86(2)(c)
Sch. 1 title amended 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 33
Sch. 2 inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 34
Sch. 3 inserted 14/2019, ss. 1(4), 35

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 8 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form)(No. 2) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 353 of 2019)
  Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 287 of 2019)
  Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) (No. 2) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 217 of 2016)
  Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 150 of 2016)
  Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 257 of 2015)
  Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 162 of 2012)
  Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Section 202) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 649 of 2004)
S. 24A(5) Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Bandon - Kinsale) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 247 of 2020)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Tullamore) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 140 of 2020)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Mullingar) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 139 of 2020)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Mallow) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 138 of 2020)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Killarney) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 137 of 2020)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Athy) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 136 of 2020)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Strandhill) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 647 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Piltown) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 646 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Cobh) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 645 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Baltinglass) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 644 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Macroom) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 479 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Carlow) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 478 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Waterford City South) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 326 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Waterford City East) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 325 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Trim) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 324 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Portlaoise) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 323 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Midleton) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 322 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Limerick City West) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 321 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Limerick City North) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 320 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Kilkenny) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 319 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Kells) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 318 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Graiguecullen – Portarlington) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 317 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Gort - Kinvara) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 316 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Gorey) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 315 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Fermoy) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 314 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Dundalk South) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 313 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Dundalk - Carlingford) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 312 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Athlone) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 311 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Athenry - Oranmore) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 310 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Arklow) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 309 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Ardee) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 308 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area Of Limerick City East) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 122 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area Of Limerick City East) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 121 of 2019)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Drogheda) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 402 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Greystones) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 401 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Cobh) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 113 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Maynooth) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 109 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Kildare-Newbridge) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 29 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Laytown-Bettystown) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 28 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Ashbourne) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 27 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Ratoath) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 26 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Bray) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 25 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Wicklow) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 24 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Galway City East) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 23 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Celbridge-Leixlip) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 22 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Galway City Central) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 21 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Electoral Area of Naas) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 20 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Galway City West) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 19 of 2017)
  Rent Pressure Zone (Local Electoral Area of Ballincollig-Carrigaline) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 18 of 2017)
S. 149 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Establishment Day) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 525 of 2004)
S. 163(1) Private Residential Tenancies Board Superannuation Scheme 2011 (S.I. No. 625 of 2011)
S. 202 Residential Tenancies Act 2004 (Section 202) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 649 of 2004)