Key changes to the newly amended Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 (Qld)

On 25 November 2016 a series of amendments to the Retail Shop Leases Act which came into effect . The amendments are the result of a statutory review carried out in early 2015 and include a mix of measures designed to ease red tape and enhance protections. A summary of the more important amendments follows below. Leases to be excluded from the act Tenancies of large premises (greater than 1000m2) are to be excluded from the