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Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015

Prohibition against assignation or subletting

437.Section 130 requires that a tenant of an allotment must not assign the lease of whole or part of the allotment without the consent of the local authority which granted the lease of either the allotment or the site on which the allotment is situated (subsection (1)). A tenant of an allotment must not sublet the whole or part of the lease (subsection (2)). Should the tenant undertake either of these actions, the action is of no effect (subsections (3) and (4)).

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