Australia's Residential Tenancy Tribunal are structured to resolve rental disputes through both mediation and formal hearings.
The process of lodging a dispute with your local tribunal is increasingly streamlined. Many states and territories allow you to submit your application online and automatically generate a hearing notice.
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