Landlord and Tenant (Amendment) Act 1980

Right of tenant to new tenancy.

[1931, s. 20]


16.Subject to the provisions of this Act, where this Part applies to a tenement, the tenant shall be entitled to a new tenancy in the tenement beginning on the termination of his previous tenancy, and the new tenancy shall be on such terms as may be agreed upon between the tenant and the person or persons granting or joining in the grant of the new tenancy or, in default of agreement, as shall be fixed by the Court.


Modifications (not altering text):


Application of section restricted (21.12.2009) by National Asset Management Agency Act 2009 (34/2009), s. 179, S.I. No. 545 of 2009.

Limitation of right to renewal of certain business tenancies.

179.— Section 16 of the Landlord and Tenant (Amendment) Act 1980 does not apply in relation to a tenancy (other than a renewal of an existing tenancy) granted by NAMA or a NAMA group entity of a tenement (within the meaning given by section 5 of that Act) unless NAMA or the NAMA group entity specifies otherwise in writing.