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Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016

Section 152 – Early termination by contract-holder

359.A contract-holder may, before the earlier of receiving the written statement of the contract or becoming entitled to occupy the dwelling, end the contract by giving the landlord notice. Any rent, deposit or other consideration given in connection with the contract must be returned by the landlord.

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