Since the Victorian economy has reopened last month albeit with some restrictions still in place, our office has seen a marked increase in the..
Retail Leases Act 2003 (Vic) Update
The Retail Leases Amendment Act 2020 (Vic) came into full effect on 1 October 2020. It creates significant change to the way retail premises are leased..
Further Extensions to the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme
- The Victorian Government has extended the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme (the Scheme) until the end of this year.
- The relevant scheme period now..
Victorian Government's COVID-19 Omnibus Regulations 2020
Following the Federal Government’s Mandatory Code of Conduct for SME Commercial Leasing Principles during COVID-19, the Victorian Government has now..
COVID-19 Retailing & Business: Adapt & Persevere
It comes as no surprise that social distancing measures are changing the way we interact with others and the places we frequent in our community.
Mandatory Code of Conduct for SME Commercial Leasing Principles during COVID-19
The Federal Government has now released its Mandatory Code of Conduct for SME Commercial Leasing Principles during COVID-19.
The code applies to..
Land Tax Deferral Announcement
In response to the current State of Emergency, the State Government has announced various tax measures to support Victorians. One of these measures..
Tenant rejects Lease on basis of VCAT decision: Supreme Court Overturns
Earlier this year we reported on a VCAT hearing wherein VCAT determined that a tenant was able to repudiate a lease based on the failure by the..