A rental bond or security deposit may, if the landlord and tenant agree, be paid by instalments.
- Discuss this between landlord and tenant.
State or Territory Requirements
In some states instalments needs to be paid to the government even before the total sum is paid.
NSW, WA, QLD
Security bonds can be paid in instalments.
NT, VIC, TAS, ACT
Not defined in the legislation
Landlords can lodge the bond in instalments.
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