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Small Business Commission releases Guidelines in relation to the operation of the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) (Commercial Leases and Licences) Regulations 2020 (Vic)

Small Business Commission releases Guidelines in relation to the operation of the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) (Commercial Leases and Licences) Regulations 2020 (Vic) The Victorian Small Business Commission has published a FAQ guideline to assist landlords and tenants in understanding the operation of the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) (Commercial Leases and Licences) Regulations 2020 (Vic)…

Victorian Leasing Update – a must read for all Landlords and Tenants

 The Covid-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures)(Commercial Leases and Licences) Regulations 2020 (Vic) Released On Friday 1 May 2020 the Covid-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures)(Commercial Leases and Licences) Regulations 2020 were released.  As expected, the Regulations apply for the period from 29 March 2020 to 29 September 2020. The Regulations somewhat mirror the National Cabinet Mandatory Code of…

Coronavirus and Victorian Retail And Commercial Tenancies – The Mandatory Code and the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Vic)

Coronavirus and Victorian Retail And Commercial Tenancies – The Mandatory Code and the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Vic) The COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Vic) (the “Act”) was passed in Victoria on 24 April 2020. The Act allows Regulations to be created that will give effect to the National Cabinet Mandatory Code…

COVID-19: Landlords and tenants know your rights and responsibilities

To help landlords and tenants respond effectively to the challenges arising from COVID-19 now that the mandatory Code of Conduct for commercial leasing has been announced, we have developed some fixed fee offerings to ensure landlords and tenants know their rights and responsibilities and to assist them in reaching mutually acceptable outcomes to enable them…