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The minimum 5-year term was one of the pillars of the New South Wales Retail Leases Act when it was enacted in 1994.
It has now been repealed.

New South Wales is now aligned with Queensland in the belief that the term of a retail shop lease does not need regulation.

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We are all familiar with the frustration often created by the application of retail lease legislation and the impact that it has upon the ability of the…

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As we go to press, the Strata Schemes Management Act and the Strata Schemes Development Act come into effect in NSW. Although these Acts may have no direct bearing on our shopping centres, they throw up some interesting development opportunities. They are about retailers and landlords, being about one aspect of retail property development and management, so we ought to be aware of them…

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You’d wonder where Robert Speirs gets his material! How can you write a critique of the Retail Leases Act and more to the point, various reviews on it, issue after issue. Easy! You just report on the reviews – they don’t stop. The latest, the Moss Review of the Retail and Commercial Leasing Act, has recently been published…

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Does the turnover of a store include online purchases? It could be argued that ‘online’ purchases have nothing to do with the bricks-and-mortar store. But what if the customer picks up the goods from the store? Or what if the customer goes into the store, checks out the goods and then buys online?…

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Email communication: tales of false hope and frustration Problems with using email to serve a…