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  • Retail shop lease costs

    Retail shop lease costs

    Zoran Gelic,
    Lessee’s liability for costs associated with the retail shop lease A lessee under a retail shop lease is not liable to pay any amount for the lessor’s legal or other expenses in relation to the following: preparing, renewing or extending the retail shop lease; obtaining the consent of a mortgagee of the lessor; the lessor’s […]
    Posted in Commerical Law
  • Retail shop lease outgoings

    Retail shop lease outgoings

    Zoran Gelic,
    Meaning of ‘outgoings’ Under the Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 (Qld) (the ‘Act’), a lessor’s outgoings for a retail shopping centre or leased building are: the lessor’s reasonable expenses directly attributable to the operation, maintenance or repair of the centre or building and areas (associated areas) used in association with the centre or building; and […]
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  • Retail shop lease report

    Retail shop lease report

    Alice Skalski,
    Legal Advice Report Section 22D of the Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 (Qld) (the ‘Act‘) requires a ‘prospective lessee’ of a retail shop, or a ‘prospective assignee’ of a ‘retail shop lease’, to give to the lessor prior to entering into a retail shop lease a financial advice report and a legal advice report (unless, the prospective lessee/assignee is a major […]
    Posted in Commerical Law
  • Retail Shop Leases Act (Qld)

    Retail Shop Leases Act (Qld)

    Alice Skalski,
    Relationship of the Act to retail shop leases The object of the Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 (Qld) (the ‘Act‘) is to promote efficiency and fairness for retail businesses in Queensland by imposing minimum standards for retail shop leases and providing a dispute resolution process for retail tenancy disputes. To achieve this end, the Act states that: the Act’s provisions are […]
    Posted in Commerical Law
  • Commercial and retail leases

    Commercial and retail leases

    Zoran Gelic,
    Commercial Leases A commercial lease is a legally binding agreement pursuant to which the landlord agrees to grant the tenant a right of possession of a commercial premises for a period of time on terms and conditions agreed by both parties. Typically, a commercial lease will be in writing and contain an extensive set of […]
    Posted in Commerical Law