| Commentary

42 Security of tenure

| Commentary

E: TERMINATION OF FARM BUSINESS TENANCIES

1: INTRODUCTION TO TERMINATION OF FARM BUSINESS TENANCIES

42 Security of tenure

The only security of tenure for farm business tenants is:

  1. 42.1

        Fixed term tenancies of more than two years will continue as annual periodic tenancies unless determined by notice to quit complying with the statutory provisions1.

  2. 42.2

        The notice requirements for annual periodic tenancies are fixed by statute and the notice period is longer than the period under common law2.

  3. 42.3

        Break clauses in leases for terms of more than two years are subject to statutory stipulations

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