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Commercial rents and COVID-19: call for evidence

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This supports the government’s decision to review measures on commercial lease evictions established by section 82 of the Coronavirus Act 2020.

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Consultation description

This call for evidence will support the government’s decision making on the best way to withdraw or replace these measures while preserving tenant businesses and the millions of jobs that they support.

If there is evidence that productive discussions between landlords and tenants are not taking place, and that this represents a substantial and ongoing threat to jobs and livelihoods, the government will not hesitate to intervene further.

The measures which are the subject of this call for evidence are:


Published 6 April 2021