The NSW Dept of Fair trading has released a FAQ about consumer and business rights, which includes information on tenancies - Coronavirus (COVID-19) FAQs on consumer and business rights Importantly, it mentions the following: Renting The National Cabinet is meeting this week and is expected to discuss the impact of COVID19 on tenancies. Further advice will be provided as it becomes available. The current requirements for NSW tenancies are outlined below. ... they then go on to summarise the existing obligations for tenants with no changes that are specific to COVID-19. There is also a section in that document about Rental Issues for Overseas Students. Essentially, the message right now is - nothing has changed at this point in time regarding tenancies in NSW.