Surrender of Leasehold Policy

Reference: P00-017            
Status: Approved by the Council on 7 August 2000

That as a matter of policy all applications for the surrender of leasehold Council land be referred to the Council for consideration, and that a surrender of lease be permitted only in exceptional circumstances, such as bankruptcy of the lessee or where extreme hardship to the lessee would result from the lease agreement remaining in force.

Reviewed three yearly (next review 2015).