Mid Coast Tenants Advice and Advocacy Service (MCTAAS)

 

CONTACT

Phone

(02) 6583 9866

1800 777 722

Hours:

Mon:

9.30am-12.00pm

Tue:

9.30am-12.00pm

Wed:

9.30am-12.00pm

Thu:

9.30am-12.00pm

Fri:

9.30am-12.00pm

ABOUT

COVID-19 service update: Tenant Advocates are working remotely to keep our advice service operating.

Mid Coast Tenants Advice and Advocacy Service (MCTAAS) is a free service providing information and advice to all tenants, including private and Housing NSW tenants, and residents of residential parks. We may also be able to offer advocacy for tenants or residents who need representation or assistance at the Tribunal. We can also be reached by email: midcoast.taas [at] gmail.com

Our services are available to renters in the Local Government Areas of Greater Taree, Hastings, Kempsey, Bellingen, Nambucca and Coffs Harbour. We also provide education in tenants' rights, for community workers, tenants, park residents and community groups.

NEWS

Renters' Guide to COVID-19

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The Tenants' Union of NSW is regularly updating our Renters' Guide to COVID-19. The Guide covers common questions about renting in NSW during the Coronavirus COVID-19 crisis.
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Advice and advocacy for renters in every community

Tenant Advocates at the Network Meeting
Tenant Advocates are hard at work all across NSW – making sure tenants know their rights, so we can keep on building good homes and communities. Here are some of the recent examples of the work of our Network, from stalls in the community, to our Network Conference, to winning compensation for tenants, to resisting unfair evications, and helping tenants who are facing mutiple disadvantage.
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Important info for bushfire affected tenants

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We at the Tenants' Union are shocked and saddened by the unprecedented bushfire emergency of the last months. Some of you may have lost your rental accommodation to the fires or may have had your accommodation damaged. Some of you may have family, friends or neighbours who have been affected. We have compiled these resources which may be helpful.
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Tenant Advocates come together for Network Meeting

Tenant Advocates at the Network Meeting
Tenant Advocates from across New South Wales recently came together for another successful Network Meeting organised by the Tenants' Union. There were sessions on the new domestic violence tenancy laws, the 'pay to stay' principle in relation to rent arrears, electricity in land lease communities, the NDIS, social housing transfers, and much more.
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Tenant Advocates working together to support renters

Tenant Advocates at the TAAS Network Meeting
Last week, Tenant Advocates came together for the Tenants’ Advice and Advocacy Services (TAAS) Network meeting. Around 60 Advocates participated in the meeting over two days, representing almost all TAASs from across New South Wales.
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