Repairs and maintenance in SDA

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Urgent repairs

What is an urgent repair?

An urgent repair must be fixed within 48 hours. Urgent repairs are:

  • a burst water service
  • a blocked or broken toilet
  • a serious roof leak
  • a gas leak
  • a dangerous electrical fault
  • flooding or serious flood damage
  • serious storm or fire damage
  • an essential service or appliance that is not working properly, or not working at all. For example, hot water, water, heating, cooking, laundering, gas or electricity
  • any fault or damage that makes the property unsafe or not secure
  • a serious fault in a lift or staircase.

For more information, view Urgent repairs.

Non-urgent repairs

A non-urgent repair is any issue that is not an urgent repair. You must fix non-urgent repairs within 14 days.

For more information, view Non-urgent repairs.