Consultation outcome

Agricultural tenancies in England: modernising end of tenancy compensation and repair of equipment

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We received 19 response to this consultation.

Original consultation

Summary

Seeking views on modernising the repair and maintenance of fixed equipment and end-of-tenancy compensation in England.

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Consultation description

We want to know what you think about plans to update some of the legislation associated with agricultural tenancies. We’re asking for views on the proposed changes including:

  • updating the rules on the repair and maintenance of fixed equipment to include items now in common use
  • making it clear who is responsible for what between landlords and tenants. This includes defining what is covered
  • changing how end of tenancy compensation is calculated, so the compensation better reflects the value of the improvement
  • expanding what an outgoing tenant may be compensated for
Published 18 August 2014
Last updated 23 December 2014 + show all updates
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