5 key clauses to include in a commercial lease agreement

In the commercial rental industry, there is no single Act that regulates commercial rentals and commercial lease agreements. As a result, the responsibility lies on landlords and property practitioners to make sure that they are adequately protected.

More specifically, there are 5 critical clauses that need to be included in a commercial lease to ensure maximum protection of the asset and the landlord’s property. These are:

  • Rental
  • Additional Costs
  • Deposit
  • Maintenance
  • Breach

With five core clauses in place, a lawful and equally beneficial commercial rental relationship with your tenant can be secured. For a better understanding, read the full Commercial LeasePack Update February 2023 here.

Renting out commercial space is a complex task that requires a thorough understanding of the lease agreement and all its terms. With so much at stake for the tenant’s business, it’s important for the landlord to have legally compliant documentation and access to the correct addendums and advice to suit each lease.

The TPN Commercial LeasePack offers a comprehensive solution. With over 30 documents included in the pack, it is easy for landlords to secure a successful and compliant commercial rental experience. View the latest Version Notes for updates to the pack here.

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