Getting your Deposit Back

The landlord MAY keep all or part of the deposit to:
  • Replace or repair damage
  • Clean the premises in order to restore them to a reasonable
  • Replace locks or keys if they are not returned on time
  • Remove any large amounts of rubbish left in the property
  • Cover non-payment of bills or rent
The landlord CANNOT keep all or part of the deposit to:   The Inventory
  • cover fair wear and tear
  • for more information about what the landlord can and cannot keep all or part of the deposit, visit
  Your landlord should provide you with an Inventory when you move in.  



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