53 Meaning of ‘routine improvement’ and ‘fixed equipment’

53 Meaning of ‘routine improvement’ and ‘fixed equipment’

‘Routine improvement’ means1 any tenant’s improvement which:

  1. 53.1

        is a physical improvement made in the normal course of farming the holding or any part of the holding; and

  2. 53.2

        does not consist of fixed equipment or an improvement to fixed equipment.

If the provision of an improvement is prohibited by the terms of the tenancy, then that improvement is not included as a ‘routine improvement’.

‘Fixed equipment’ includes any building or structure affixed to the land and any works constructed on, in, over or under land, and also includes anything grown