Retail lease disputes
Disputes between landlords and retail tenants will over payments, access, interruptions, renovations, makegood, misleading conduct, repairs & replacements can all be adjudicated in QCAT but only after the parties have been through mediation with the Small Business Commissioner.
QCAT and the SBC apply the Retail Shop Leases Act, Property Law Act, and the law of contract to resolve disputes.
SBC assistance requests can be lodged through its website.
If you are not happy with the outcome of the SBC mediation process, a QCAT application can be made.
QCAT can decide on Retail Shop Lease disputes up to $750,000.
Please submit details of your circumstances so we can advise you on the best means of seeking resolution.