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Renters Rights To Drastically Reduce Under Landlord Government

Friday, 19 April 2024, 8:32 pm | Renters United

The Government’s announced changes around tenancy rules set renters’ rights back by nearly a decade. More >>

Renters United’s Petition To End The Use Of The Electoral Roll In Local Elections

Thursday, 1 September 2022, 11:27 am | Renters United

Here at Renters United we want to fix renting in Aotearoa, but we can’t do that if our voice is diluted in elections. As you may be aware, there's currently two categories of elector in local government elections: Resident and Ratepayer. We want ... More >>

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Friday, 9 April 2021, 9:22 am | Renters United

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Renters United Welcomes New Rental Regulation, Calls For Further Action From The Government

Friday, 12 February 2021, 6:05 am | Renters United

Renters United activists took to the streets of Wellington on 11 February to celebrate the new regulations and call upon the government to take further action to secure a better deal for renters. Geordie Rogers, organiser of the action said “These ... More >>

Parties Pile In To Address Rental Affordability Within The First 100 Days Of Government

Saturday, 3 October 2020, 4:13 pm | Renters United

Renters United hands over Fair Rent letter to Shaw, Faafoi & Simmons. Credit: Renters United Renters United congratulates the Green Party, The Opportunities Party and the Labour Party for agreeing to address rental affordability within their first ... More >>

Green Party And TOP Commit To Introducing Rent Caps

Thursday, 17 September 2020, 5:40 pm | Renters United

The Green Party and The Opportunities Party (TOP) made commitments to introduce rent caps, speaking at an election forum in Central Wellington last night. At the Enough For All election forum , organised by ActionStation, Child Poverty Action ... More >>

Renters United launches ‘one-stop’ form for renters

Monday, 17 September 2018, 1:33 pm | Renters United

Renters United calls on renters to have their say on proposed law changes with an easy-to-use online submission form launched today. More >>

Renters United welcomes Government proposals

Monday, 27 August 2018, 11:51 am | Renters United

Renters United welcomes the launch of a review of the Residential Tenancies Act, and calls on the Government to pull out all the stops to provide stability for renters. More >>

Minister accepts People’s Review of Renting

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 1:20 pm | Renters United

Today ActionStation and Renters United presented an open letter from their People’s Review of Renting to Housing Minister Phil Twyford supporting the Healthy Homes Guarantee Bill which is due to be debated tonight. More >>

Renters’ Guide to Voting Launched

Saturday, 16 September 2017, 3:21 pm | Renters United

Renters’ Guide to Voting Launched Renters United has today launched the Renters’ Guide to Voting that demonstrates which parties have committed to policies that will fix New Zealand’s broken renting system. More >>

Labour’s policy on renting a welcome start

Monday, 4 September 2017, 11:01 am | Renters United

Renters United welcomes the release of Labour’s renting policy. “We welcome Labour’s commitment to abolish ‘no-cause’ terminations of tenancies, remove letting fees, introduce transparency around rent increases, and extend the woefully short notice ... More >>

'The People’s Review of Renting' Tells Human Stories

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 11:46 am | Renters United

The People’s Review of Renting launched: telling the human stories behind the rental housing crisis More >>

Flynn Scott, McGrath, French for Rabbits for benefit gig

Monday, 19 September 2016, 11:37 am | Renters United

WELLINGTON, 16 September 2016 — A star studded line-up of musicians will take the stage onThursday 22 September to raise funds for Renters United. More >>




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