Effective January 1, 2010, residential properties with an ARV (Annual Rental Value) of $27,000 or less are considered rent controlled units (dwellings subject to the provisions of the Rent Increases (Domestic Premises) Control Act 1978).*

Hence, these units must comply with the regulations of the Department of the Rent Commissioner.

For further information or to confirm if your apartment or property is/is not under rent control, please click on the following links:

Click here for the Department of the Rent Commissioner

Click here for the Land Valuation Department


*Tenancies of some properties are exempt from rent control.

Visit the above-mentioned links for further information.


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