A simple telephone call may be enough - or you may need a Letter to Landlord Requesting Repairs.
This may be a requirement in your Property Rental Agreement, or the first step for yourself to stay within the law.
Refer to the information on whether you can hold back the rent on our Renters Rights page and note that the landlord must be allowed a reasonable amount of time to effect repairs.
In accordance with my rental agreement for the following property:
I hereby notify you of the following necessary repairs to be done::
I thank you for your attention to this matter and I trust that the repairs will be done within a reasonable time.
I can be contacted at the following telephone numbers to arrange a suitable time at the property for the repairs to be carried out:
As with all letters to landlord our advice is to send it by registered mail and to retain proof of mailing and copies of letters.
Your Letter to Landlord Requesting Repairs and other letters to landlord ensure that you formalize your communication to the Landlord, leaving no room for arguments.