The RTB have recently announced that from the 4th of April 2022 it is mandatory to renew all residential tenancies annually, within one month of the anniversary of the tenancy. This change will take immediate effect on all new and current tenancies. There will be no late fee charge for the first three months to allow for landlords adapt to the changes. All information on what details are needed a to renew a tenancy can be found on the RTB website.
The fees to renew a tenancy have been changed, the new standard tenancy registration fee is €40. Any fee that is not paid within one month of the anniversary of the lease will be subject to a late fee of €10 every month until the tenancy has been registered or renewed.