FAQ | Frequently Asked Questions For Your UniLodge Student Accommodation
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FAQs For Residents and Parents

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 Suites Taringa. Offering fully furnished suites that give you the freedom to relax in a place away from home.

Does this property have an Application fee?

No. There are no application fees.

Is an advanced rental payment required?

Yes. To secure an apartment, the Tenant must pay two week’s advanced rent and a Security Deposit / Bond of 4 weeks rent.

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

Yes there is a cancellation fee of 2 weeks rent.

Are car parking spaces available?

Yes there are 19 car parking spaces available at a cost of $55 per week. There are also 426 free bicycle spaces available.

Do I need to pay a departure clean fee?

The cost to clean a room is $199 per room.

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

The cost is 2 weeks rent plus costs until the apartment is leased again.

What electricity cost am I responsible for?

Electricity and Water costs are included in the rent and payable by the landlord.

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

Internet access and unlimited WIFI is provided by Vostronet and is included in your rent.

Do I need a mattress protector?

Yes, these are charged at $15 per single and $20 per double bed.

Can I have an extra guest stay over?

There is no charge to have an extra guest for a maximum of 3 nights. An ongoing charge of $50 per week is required within studio apartments only.

Do I need to organise my own Contents Insurance?

Yes. This is not included in your rental payments

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.