Information for rooming house residents in Victoria.
Before you sign, pay or move in, check if the rooming house is registered:
Check if the rooming house meets minimum standards:
It’s a good idea to sign a written agreement when you move into a rooming house.
This standard agreement includes the main legal rights and duties, what the resident must do and what the owner must do:
Rooming house residency agreement (Consumer Affairs Victoria website)
If you live in a rooming house and you need information or advice call us on 9411 1444 and ask to speak to the Outreach team. Or leave a message and someone from the Outreach team will call you back.
Please note our office is closed weekends and public holidays.