Greens push for Airbnb, short-term rentals inquiry to understand effect on ACT rental 'crisis'

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
Updated May 3 2022 - 8:27pm, first published 8:00pm
Greens member for Brindabella, Johnathan Davis, who has called for an inquiry into platforms like Airbnb and their effect on rental prices in Canberra. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

The Greens will push for a parliamentary inquiry into the effect short-term rental platforms have had on the availability of long-term tenancies in Canberra, including services such as Airbnb.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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