Commercial and Retail Leasing

Looking for a lawyer to assist with your commercial or retail lease?

Whether you are a landlord or tenant the Leasing Team at Meyer Vandenberg can assist you in putting together and understanding any commercial or retail leasing agreement.

Based in Canberra our experienced team has a unique understanding of ACT commercial and retail property and rental law. Meyer Vandenberg can also assist with a lease in other states and territories.  We’ll negotiate the best outcome for your business in a timely manner.


A well drafted commercial or retail lease sets up a positive long-term relationship with your tenant and protects your interests as a landlord. We can assist you with matters ranging from a simple lease to a more complex arrangement including agreements for lease, incentive provisions and fit out documents. We are committed to preparing your leasing documents within 2 business days of recieving your instructions.

Find out more about the recent changes in the Retail Leasing Act from 1 July 2017 by listening to our podcast.


Our Leasing Team can assist you with any leasing agreement. From reviewing your commercial or retail lease proposal to the signing of the lease and occupying the premises. We will thoroughly review your lease and advise you on any risks ensuring you have the best opportunity to negotiate a lease that is not unfairly one sided. A commercially attractive lease can help increase the value of your business. Our fast friendly team will have you moving into your new premises quickly.

Listen to our podcast "Leasing tips for Tenants" (16 mins)

Our expertise includes:

• Commercial, retail, industrial and government leasing in all jurisdictions
• Shopping centres
• Land Subleases
• Child care centres
• Negotiation
• Due diligence advice
• Leasing disputes
• Assignment or subleasing
• Agreements to lease and fitout deeds
• Incentive deeds
• Lease renewals
• Variations
• Termination

Fixed Fees

We can provide upfront competitive fixed fee prices for both landlords and tenants of commercial and retail properties.

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Want to know more - email: Jennifer Jaeschke – MV Leasing.

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