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Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016

Is a tenancy or licence an occupation contract?

9.This question can be resolved by reference to section 7 of the Act, which describes the kinds of tenancies and licences that are occupation contracts, and to Schedule 2 to the Act, which sets out various exceptions to section 7. (See the commentary on section 7 and Schedule 2 in these Notes)

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