Lodging the Bond in New South Wales

From 30 January 2017, landlords must be registered with Rental Bonds Online. You must now offer the service to new tenants as the first option for lodgement of their bond. 

What you need to do:

Download and fill out this form and submit your completed form together with proof of identity documents (as outlined in the form) to any Service NSW Centre.

or

If you can't make it into a service centre you can email your completed form together with a certified copy of the required proof of identity documents (as outlined in the form), endorsed as a true copy by a Justice of the Peace to rboregistration@finance.nsw.gov.au

When you're registered:

You will receive emails containing your new Landlord Code and instructions for activating your RBO account.

You can then start inviting your tenants to pay the bond directly within the RBO online portal (via BPAY, Visa or Mastercard) and manage their rental bond.

More information from NSW Fair Trading.