Commentary

67 Tenancies governed by the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986

ALLOTMENTS, SMALLHOLDINGS AND GARDENS vol 2(3)
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67 Tenancies governed by the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986

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5: SMALLHOLDINGS AS AGRICULTURAL HOLDINGS OR FARM BUSINESS TENANCIES

67 Tenancies governed by the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986

A smallholding let under a contract of tenancy creating a tenancy that began before 1 September 19951 (not being a contract under which the land is let to the tenant during his continuance in any office, appointment or employment held under the landlord) and used for agriculture for the purposes of a trade or business is an agricultural holding to which the statutory provisions affecting agricultural holdings apply2.

The rights of tenants of smallholdings are, however, restricted in certain respects in a manner that

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