Shop Lease Agreement Template (Short Term) UK (P119)

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What is this shop lease for?

It is designed for letting a shop on a short-term basis

You need this document if you are a landlord and want a straight-forward contract to govern your relationship with the shop’s tenant.   This template is for use in England and Wales.

What are the main issues to cover in a shop lease agreement?

The grant of the lease, duration and the rent are the main issues. Also, there will be provisions for repair, decoration and maintenance as well as a clause dealing with shop signs.  Also, it includes wording that meets the regulations designed to prevent the tenant from getting security of tenure under the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954.

When you buy and download the document, you will receive detailed Explanatory Notes to assist you in completing it.

What detailed terms does this short-term shop lease contain?

Here is the list of clause headings:

  • definitions and interpretation
  • grant
  • rights
  • rent and other payments
  • insurance
  • no assignment, subletting or dealings
  • repair and decoration
  • alterations and signs
  • tenant to remedy breaches
  • use
  • legal obligations
  • returning the premises to the landlord
  • indemnity
  • landlord´s covenant for quiet enjoyment
  • condition for re-entry
  • liability
  • notices
  • entire agreement and exclusion of representations
  • a general clause detailing notices, declarations, the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, third party rights, the creation of a new tenancy and governing law.

When I download the document, can I change it and/or use it more than once?

Yes, all ContractStore’s templates are in MS Word and you can use the shop lease on more than one project.  For more information watch the video on this page of our website or see our FAQs

Legal support

ContractStore supplies templates and is not a law firm.  But all our templates are written by experienced lawyers, in this case by a property specialist.  So we can arrange legal assistance for customers who need special terms in one of our documents or a bespoke template. . For more information see our Legal Services page.

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Author: Judith Long


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