This chapter discusses the law regarding leases in Australia including leases under the general law and retail and residential leases legislation. The rights and obligations of lessors and lessees, the remedies available for breach, and the methods for terminating a lease are examined. The chapter discusses many of the practical aspects of proceeding through a retail and residential lease and illustrates the operation of the legislation by reference to recent cases.
|Title of host publication||Australian Property Law|
|Subtitle of host publication||Principles to Practice|
|Editors||Michael Nancarrow, Penny Carruthers, Steven White, Christopher Boge, Dominic Cudmore, Astrid Di Carlo|
|Place of Publication||China|
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
|Number of pages||72|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 2022|