Go to top of page Renting & Letting Advice Popular links Lodge a bond Check a bond status Repairs and maintenance Bond refunds Landlords right of entry Forms and fact sheets for residential tenancies Domestic violence protections for renters Information Campaigns Resources News Information about renting and letting privately in South Australia can be found on SA.GOV.AU Renting in SA Renting in SA overview Find and secure a place to rent Sharing a private rental property Housing options for students Rental protection for domestic violence victims Information in other languages Residential tenancy information sessions SACAT Renting privately Renting privately overview Starting a tenancy Repairs and maintenance Landlords right of entry Moving out Forms and fact sheets Bonds Lodging a bond form Bond refund form Check bond status Residential Bonds Online (RBO) Bond refund information Lodging and managing a bond Help paying bond and rent Update your email address with RBO Residential parks Residential parks overview Renting a site or dwelling Being a residential park operator Resolving a dispute Moving out of a residential park Bond refunds Forms and fact sheets Rooming, lodging and boarding Rooming houses Bond, rent and other charges Forms and fact sheets Featured Campaigns Property management reforms By 28 September 2019 all employees of a registered land agent who manage properties must have completed specific property management training and be registered with CBS Find out more Changes to residential tenancies legislation The changes aim to clarify or provide solutions. Find out more Residential parks reform A fairer and more transparent system for residential park residents and owners Find out more Renting rights Renting rights in South Australia Find out more Download resources Access common resources and downloads in our resource centre. Visit the CBS resource centre Latest News 13 February 2019 Stronger protections for residential parks residents People who live in residential parks will have greater protections available to them under legislation that has now passed State Parliament. 20 December 2018 Bond replacement products The Commissioner for Consumer Affairs is advising tenants to be wary of products that are advertised as cheaper alternatives to rental bonds as they may not be legal in South Australia. 13 December 2018 CBS Connect - December 2018 Read the December 2018 edition of CBS Connect 19 September 2018 CBS Connect - September The Australian Consumer Law (ACL) has been reviewed and there will be changes to improve protection for consumers. 7 June 2018 CBS Connect - June 2018 Consumer and Business Services is always looking at ways to better protect consumers and reduce red tape for business. 28 March 2018 CBS Connect - March 2018 In addition to Mad March, this month we marked World Consumer Rights Day. The 2018 theme of 'Making digital marketplaces fairer' is very relevant to most consumers. 13 February 2018 New laws for property managers set to start New laws will soon come into effect for property managers. Changes to the laws include penalties that come into effect this April for people who steal from trust funds, and a requirement that all property managers are registered by September next year. 29 January 2018 Agent’s conflict of interest – also known as beneficial interest or 24G From 29 January 2018 there are more stringent guidelines that deal with circumstances where a real estate agent or their associate wants to buy a property the agent has appraised or is authorised to sell. 14 December 2017 CBS Connect - December 2017 Welcome to our final edition of CBS Connect for 2017. 7 September 2017 CBS Connect - September 2017 There will be improved protections for consumers, with national agreement to significantly increase penalties for businesses that mislead consumers or have poor business practices.