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Section 25(5)

According to the Rent Control Law 1986, “ANY PERSON WHO AS A CONDITION OF THE GRANT, RENEWAL OR CONTINUANCE OF A TENANCY DEMANDS IN THE CASE OF MONTHLY OR SHORTER TENANCY, THE PAYMENT IN ADVANCE OF MORE THAN A MONTH’S RENT OR IN THE CASE OF TENANCY EXCEEDING SIX MONTHS, THE PAYMENT IN ADVANCE OF MORE THAN SIX MONTHS RENT SHALL BE GUILTY OF AN OFFENSE AND SHALL UPON CONVICTION BY THE APPROPRIATE RENT MAGISTRATE BE LIABLE TO A FINE NOT EXCEEDING 100 POUNDS OR IN DEFAULT IMPRISONMENT TERM NOT EXCEEDING 2 YEARS.” Read more by the National Tenant Association of Ghana

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