Skip to content


Karnataka Rent Control Act, 2001 Complete Act - Bare Act

StateKarnataka Government
Year
Act Info:
Preamble 1 - KARNATAKA RENT CONTROL ACT, 2001
Chapter I
Section 1 - Short title, extent and commencement
Section 2 - Application of the Act
Section 3 - Definitions
Chapter II
Section 4 - Registration of tenancy agreement
Section 5 - Inheritability of tenancy
Section 6 - Rent payable
Section 7 - Standard rent
Section 8 - Other charges payable
Section 9 - Revision of rent in certain cases
Section 10 - Notice of revision of rent
Section 11 - Unlawful charges not to be claimed
Section 12 - Controller to fix standard rent, etc
Section 13 - Fixation of interim rent
Section 14 - Limitation for application for fixation of standard rent etc
Section 15 - Refund of rent, premium, etc.,
Section 16 - Receipt to be given for rent and other charges paid
Chapter III
Section 17 - Deposit of rent and other charges by the tenant
Section 18 - Time limit for making deposit and consequence of incorrect particulars in application for deposit
Section 19 - Saving as to acceptance of rent and other charges and forfeiture of rent in deposit
Chapter IV
Section 20 - Registration of Middlemen or Estate Agents
Section 21 - Middlemen or Estate Agents to file information and returns
Section 22 - Limitation of liability of middleman
Chapter V
Section 23 - Appointment of Controllers
Section 24 - Powers of Controller
Section 25 - Procedure to be followed by Controller and time limit for deciding cases generally
Section 26 - Appeal
Chapter VI
Section 27 - Protection of tenants against eviction
Section 28 - Right to recover immediate possession of premises to accrue to certain persons
Section 29 - Right to recover immediate possession of premises to accrue to members of the armed forces, etc.
Section 30 - Right to recover immediate possession of premises to accrue to employee of State or Central Government
Section 31 - Right to recover immediate possession of premises to accrue to a widow
Section 32 - Restriction on sub-letting
Section 33 - Notice of creation and termination of sub-tenancy
Section 34 - Sub-tenant to be tenant in certain cases
Section 35 - Recovery of possession for occupation and re-entry
Section 36 - Recovery of possession for repairs and re-building and re-entry
Section 37 - Recovery of possession in case of tenancies for limited period
Section 38 - Special provision for recovery of possession in certain cases
Section 39 - Permission to construct additional structures
Section 40 - Special provision regarding vacant building sites
Section 41 - Vacant possession to landlord
Section 42 - Procedure to be followed by the Court
Section 43 - Dispute of relationship of landlord and tenant
Section 44 - Court to promote negotiated settlement of disputes
Section 45 - Deposit and payment of rent during the pendency of proceedings for eviction
Section 46 - Revision
Chapter VII
Section 47 - Landlords duty to keep the premises in good repair
Section 48 - Duties of tenant
Section 49 - Cutting off or withholding essential supply or service
Chapter VIII
Section 50 - Jurisdiction of Civil Courts barred in respect of certain matters
Section 51 - Proceedings by or against legal representatives
Section 52 - Landlord and tenant to furnish particulars
Section 53 - Cognizance of offences and Power to prosecute
Section 54 - Offences and penalties
Section 55 - Offences by companies etc
Section 56 - Controllers to be public servants
Section 57 - Protection of action taken in good faith
Section 58 - Controller to recover fines as arrears of land revenue
Section 59 - Procedure in Appeals
Section 60 - All proceedings before the Controller to be judical proceedings
Section 61 - Decisions which have become final not tobe reopened
Section 62 - Orders to be pronounced in open Court
Section 63 - Finality of Orders
Section 64 - Amendment of Orders
Section 65 - Costs
Section 66 - Power to make rules
Section 67 - Rules and Notifications to be laid before the State Legislature
Section 68 - Removal of difficulties
Section 69 - Transfer of pending cases
Section 70 - Repeal and Savings
Schedule I - FIRST SCHEDULE
Schedule II - SECOND SCHEDULE
Schedule III - THIRD SCHEDULE
Schedule IV - FOURTH SCHEDULE
Schedule V - FIFTH SCHEDULE


Save Judgments// Add Notes // Store Search Result sets // Organizer Client Files //