Housing (Private Rented Dwellings) Act, 1982

Compensation for loss.

14.—(1) Where the terms of a tenancy are fixed by the Court under section 12 , the Court may, in respect of the period from the date of the service of notice of intention under subsection (5) of that section and the date of the order of the Court, order the landlord or the tenant, as the case may require, to pay to the other party an amount not exceeding the difference between the new rent fixed by the Court and the existing rent.

(2) The amount ordered by the Court to be paid under subsection (1) shall be paid in such manner and over such period as the Court may direct having regard to all the circumstances of the case.