Extension of protections for tenants facing rent arrears due to Covid 19

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The Planning and Development and Residential Tenancies Act has been signed into law and extends certain provisions in relation to notices of termination served on tenants for failure to pay rent due, prohibiting increases in rents on those tenancies facing rent arrears due to Covid-19 during the period from 11 January 2021 to 12 April 2021.

More information to follow.