Consumer Affairs Victoria

Long-term leasing is a new option available under the Residential Tenancies Act. A long-term lease allows tenants and landlords to tailor the terms of a lease agreement of more than five years, and agree up-front on things like rent increases and minor changes to the property.

This section has information and advice for landlords and tenants about long-term leases to help you decide if it is right for you, and how to start a long-term lease agreement.