Delhi Rent Control Act, 1958

(Tenant)

The Rent Control Act of 1958 provides for the control of rents and evictions and of rates of hotels and lodging houses, and for the lease of vacant premises to the Government, in certain areas in the Union territory of Delhi.

CHAPTER II, PROVISIONS REGARDING RENT

Section 5 Unlawful charges not to be claimed or received.

Section 10.

Section 11 Limitation of liability of middlemen.

Section 12. Limitation for application for fixation of standard rent.

Section 13 Refund of rent, premium, etc., not recoverable under the Act.

CHAPTER III, CONTROL OF EVICTION OF TENANTS

Section 16 Restriction on sub-letting

Section 17 Notice of creation of termination of sub-tenancy

CHAPTER IV DEPOSIT OF RENT

Section 27 Deposit of rent by the tenant

CHAPTER VII PROVISIONS REGARDING SPECIAL OBLIGATIONS OF LANDLORDS AND PENALTIES

Section 48 Penalties

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