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Does this property have an application fee?

Yes, there is an application fee of $100 to be paid when you apply to live at Lisa Bellear House.  

Do you have an extra guest charge?

Extra guests will not attract a charge. However, all guests must be registered at the front desk on arrival. Refer to the Residents handbook for further information about your obligations and the length of time guests are permitted to stay.

Do I need to organise my own contents insurance?

Yes. You are responsible for the replacement of any damaged, lost or stolen personal property.

Do I need a mattress protector?

No. A mattress protector will be provided to residents at Lisa Bellear House.

How much is the Internet / WIFI? Who is the provider and how much bandwidth do I have?

Free Wi-Fi is provided to all residents at Lisa Bellear House. 

What electricity cost am I responsible for?

You will not have to pay for electricity. All utilities are included in your rental payments.  

If I wanted to break my lease, what are the costs associated with this?

Generally, you will be required to pay rent up till the expiry of your agreement or the day the room is relet. Refer to your contract and the resident’s handbook for further information.

Do I need to pay a departure clean fee?

Yes, a fee will apply upon vacation of your room at the beginning of your contract period.

Are car parking spaces available?

No car park available on site, but there are street parking spaces with restrict hours.

Is there a cancellation fee once I have secured an apartment?

Generally, you will be required to pay rent up till the expiry of your agreement or the day the room is relet. Refer to your contract and the resident’s handbook for further information

Is an advanced rental payment required?

Upon accepting your accommodation agreement, payment of a deposit will be required. Exact details of this will be contained in your accommodation agreement.

Where can I find resources to manage my health and wellbeing?

UniLodge has listed a number of resources on our Student Health and Wellbeing page.

What about airport transfers for international students?

Are you an international student and would like a FREE transfer from the Melbourne International Airport to University Apartments?

Good news is that when you first arrive in Melbourne as an international student at the University of Melbourne you can arrange for a transfer from the airport to take you to your accommodation. To find out more please visit this page.

What do I do if I, or my family need somewhere to stay prior to checking into UniLodge?

If you or your family need somewhere to stay for a couple of nights to a week, or rest your head after coming in from a late-night flight then why not book at Essence Hotel Carlton. Offering comfortable rooms that give you the freedom to relax in a place away from home.

Further Resident Information

The Resident Handbook is designed to help you to get to know the building and familiarise yourself with your rights and responsibilities as a resident. We hope that this Handbook will prove useful to you in answering any questions you have, and in assisting you with the most common concerns that you may have.