THE state government has made new regulations under the COVID-19 Emergency Response Act 2020 for commercial leases to protect tenants from eviction and provide greater certainty around dispute resolution and rent relief.
The regulations, which cover the six-month period from March 30 to September 30, implement key elements of National Cabinet’s Code of Conduct.
Treasurer Rob Lucas said no affected commercial tenant can be evicted for non-payment of rent or outgoings, or for reducing their hours of business, during this period.
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