Lease and Employment Articles from Gibson Sheat

The friendly team at Gibson Sheat have shared some pertinent articles on lease and employment issues arising from the lockdown for our members.

·Commercial leases: Alert Level 4 – Can a tenant stop paying rent our get out of its lease?

COVID-19 How your business can weather the storm
COVID-19 Wage Subsidy
Government assistance for businesses affected by COVID-19
Frustration of contracts and COVID-19


These articles are specifically aimed at construction businesses:

·         Coronavirus – claiming an extension of time under a construction contract

·         COVID 19 Suspension of contract works: Winter is coming


Members can also keep an eye on for new articles and information which they are posting.


All Gibson Sheat people are currently working from home. We’re all available on our usual contact numbers and emails to offer support to local businesses.

As always the team at Business Wairarapa are here to help.