Law n.º 12/2019, of February 12th

Prohibits and punishes harassment in the lease, being understood as such any unlawful conduct of the landlord, of the person representing him or of a third party interested in the acquisition or sale of the leased, who, with the purpose of provoking the eviction of the same, disturbs, embarrasses or impairs the dignity of the tenant, or persons who legitimately reside with them, subject them to an intimidating, hostile, degrading, dangerous, humiliating, destabilizing or offensive environment, or seriously hinders or impairs the access and enjoyment of the leased property.

The present legal diploma makes the fifth amendment to the New Urban Lease Scheme (“NRAU - Novo Regime do Arrendamento Urbano”), approved by Law n.º 6/2006, of February 27th.


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