Application process - retail shop lease disputes

Application process for lodging retail shop lease disputes with QCAT.

To make a retail shop lease dispute application, please complete and lodge the appropriate form.

Notice of dispute

Use this form to advise the tribunal of a retail shop lease dispute.

You will need to file at least four copies of this document.

Form 4 - Notice of dispute under the Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 (PDF, 458.5 KB)

Application for retail tenancy dispute order

Use this form to apply to the tribunal to make an order to resolve a retail tenancy dispute under s22A-22E or s64 of the Retail Shop Lease Act 1994.

Form 34 - Application for an order to resolve a retail tenancy dispute (PDF, 511.0 KB)

Representation at mediation

Use this form to request representation at a retail shop lease dispute mediation.

Application for representation at mediation conference (PDF, 259.5 KB)

What happens next?

Once your application and forms are received, QCAT will review the information provided and contact you about next steps.

Appointing a specialist retail valuer

Use this form to apply for a specialist retail valuer if the lessor and lessee cannot agree on the current market rent at the time of the rent’s annual review.

Request for appointing a specialist retail valuer (PDF, 182.1 KB)