Access to documents for renting cases

Read this guide for information on who can access documents in a residential tenancies case.

Accessibility Action Plan

This is the first Accessibility Action Plan for the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT). It sets out how we will assist people with disabilityDefinitionA condition that restricts a person's physical or mental capacity to interact in their environment. Disability can be temporary, situational or permanent. to gain better access to the tribunal, and provide a supportive and inclusive workplace. 

Account by administrator

Use this online form to lodge your annual account by administrator (ABA).

Lodge ABA application

Account by Administrator frequently asked questions

This summary of frequently asked questions (FAQs) will assist VCAT appointed administrators to prepare and lodge the annual online Account by Administrator (ABA).

Adjournment application form

A change to the date of a directions hearingDefinitionA directions hearing is a hearing where a VCAT member decides how a case should be managed and how much time it will take. , mediationDefinitionMediations are confidential meetings where parties discuss ways to resolve their dispute, with the help of an impartial mediator. , compulsory conferenceDefinitionCompulsory conferences are confidential meetings where parties discuss ways to resolve their dispute with the help of a VCAT member. or hearingDefinitionThe time and place at which VCAT hears the parties argue their case and makes a decision. is called an adjournmentDefinitionA change to the date of a directions hearing, mediation, compulsory conference or hearing is called an adjournment. . Use this form if you want to ask VCAT to change the date of your hearing.

Adjournment application: Request for consent to an adjournment

Use this form to seek consent to an adjournmentDefinitionA change to the date of a directions hearing, mediation, compulsory conference or hearing is called an adjournment. from all parties.

Affidavit in support of enforcement of a monetary order

Use this affidavitDefinitionA written statement where the contents are sworn or affirmed to be true. Affidavits mu​st be signed in front of a witness who is an 'authorised person'. if you want a court to enforce a VCAT monetary order.

Affidavit proforma

Use this form to write an affidavit

Alternative procedure affidavit - section 335 of the Residential Tenancies Act 1997

Use this affidavitDefinitionA written statement where the contents are sworn or affirmed to be true. Affidavits mu​st be signed in front of a witness who is an 'authorised person'. template for a possession order where the tenant owes at least 14 days’ rent to the landlord.

Alternative procedure affidavit - section 414 of the Residential Tenancies Act 1997

Use this form for the payment of bond for rent arrears where the tenant has vacated and the current address of the tenant is unknown to the landlord.