For support people Skip listen and sharing tools Listen In this section: What providers and residents have to do Find out what providers and residents must do before 1 January 2020, their responsibilities for rent and maintaining the SDA. The role of a support person Read about who can be a support person, and what happens if a resident does not have one. What you need to know as a support person Find out how the law has changed. Covers what happens to existing residential statements, comparing an SDA residency agreement with a Residential tenancy agreement, and information about paying rent in SDA. Checklist for support people Print this page for step-by-step instructions on how a resident and provider start an agreement. Includes a summary of some of the resident’s rights in SDA. Resources for support people Download the agreements and information statements. See a flowchart for starting an agreement, and a timeline that shows when the Easy English resources will be available. Organisations that can help support people A list of organisations, their contact details and what they can help you with.