Commercial tenancy and retail shops
The Commercial Tenancy (Retail Shops) Agreements Act 1985 regulates retail shop tenancies. The Act principally focuses on the need for transparency of information and fairness in the contract.
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The Small Business Commissioner at the Small Business Development Corporation (SBDC) is now the first point of contact for any small business operator in Western Australia seeking advice or assistance with a business to business, or business to government complaint or dispute, as well as those concerning retail tenancies or unfair market practices affecting small business.
For more details or to access the SBDC Alternative Dispute Resolution service please telephone 131 249 or visit www.smallbusiness.wa.gov.au/adr