Residential Tenancies Act 2004

Purposes of Chapter.

43

43.—This Chapter has effect for the purpose of ensuring that the additional rights provided by Chapter 4 are regarded as being of a rolling nature, that is to say, that (unless the landlord uses the means under this Part to stop the following happening)—

( a) on the expiry of a further Part 4 tenancy, after it has been in existence for F94 [ 6 years ], another such tenancy comes into being, and

( b) on the expiry of that tenancy, after it has been in existence for F94 [ 6 years ], a further such tenancy comes into being,

and so on.

Annotations

Amendments:

F94

Substituted (24.12.2016) by Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Act 2016 (17/2016), s. 37(2) and sch. part 1 ref. no. 6, commenced as per s. 1(3)(b) and s. 37(3), which provides “(3) This section applies to all tenancies created after the coming into operation of this section.”