The Hawaii roommate agreement systematizes the process of entering into a contract to rent a portion of private and shared space in a dwelling for a specified period. The document is utilized to avoid issues between those living together on the property, as well as with the landlord. Outlined in the various clauses are guidelines to regulate the use of the property, and set the policies to be observed by all occupants. The form serves to cover the extent of who will be residing in the residential unit, the payment schedule of all rents, and who is responsible for utilities and services provided on-premises. It also goes into the procedure for departure should a roommate elect to move out. Signatures provided on the paperwork creates a binding covenant and must be followed to avoid a breach of contract.