Assessment of recoverable rent

We assess the recoverable rent of any premises on an application made by any person interested in the premises.

Issuance of Rent Card to Clients

We issue Rent Cards to both landlords and tenants, to keep records of rent payments by tenant, and receipts by landlords.

Recovery of Possession of Premises

We take measures against tenants who have absconded from rented premises, under an order made by Rent Magistrate.

Reference to Court

We complain to the Rent Magistrate of an offence committed under this act for investigation and determination by him.

About Us

Rent control department is one of the departments of the Ministry of Works and housing. It was established in 1963 by an act of parliament, The Rent Control Act 1963, Act 220 an LI. 369/64. The department provides administrative and professional service to the public and works in collaboration with landlords and tenants to promote optimum peaceful coexistence through education, reconciliation and economic development in the country.

Our services include assessment of recoverable rent, issuance of rent card to clients, recovery of possession of premises, and reference of Rent Officer’s determination to Rent Magistrate for enforcement or otherwise. Read More

 

About Us

Rent control department is one of the departments of the Ministry of Works and housing. It was established in 1963 by an act of parliament, The Rent Control Act 1963, Act 220 an LI. 369/64. The department provides administrative and professional service to the public and works in collaboration with landlords and tenants to promote optimum peaceful coexistence through education, reconciliation and economic development in the country. Read More

Contact Us

Doodoo Street, Ministries, Accra

P.O. Box M 43, Accra

0302 669 169

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GPS Code: GA-143-4326

 

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Regional Office Contacts

Accra - 0302 664774

Kumasi - 032 20 24023

Tarkoradi - 031 20 23291

Tamale - 037 20 22124

Koforidua - 034 20 22546

Sunyani - 035 20 27115

Bolgatanga - 038 20 23135

Ho - 036 20 26933

Cape Coast - 033 21 35821

Collaborating Agencies

We partner with governmental agencies in executing our programs. Some of these agencies include;