Applicants must undergo a criminal history check to confirm their suitability. The criminal history check applies to each person who appears on the application form. The fee applies to all applications and renewal notices.
If you have had a licence granted or renewed by the agency in the last 6 months, it may not be deemed necessary to have another criminal history check completed, however all clients should pay the fee at the time of lodgement. If it is determined that criminal history check is not required, the fee will be refunded.
As contracts are often complex, you, as a prospective operator, are strongly urged to consult professional advisers regarding the scheme documentation.
You must produce and issue Public Information Documents to prospective residents.
Contractual relations between you, as the operator, and residents, differ from real estate developments in that they usually extend medium to long term and involve provision of services and a continuing relationship.