What's new?

Spring/summer 2021

As part of RICS' response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on the built environment, each isurv channel has moved to a rolling update cycle to ensure content is as up to date as possible. This page will be updated with new updates to reflect the changing situation as it develops.

Agricultural and rural disputes

This section has been updated to include changes to the appointment of an arbitrator brought in by the Agriculture Act 2020.

Agricultural Holdings Act 1986

Updates to this section relate to Section 19A, which allow a tenant, in circumstances where a request for consent was refused by the landlord, to refer the matter to arbitration.

Farm business tenancies

Farm business tenancies has also been updated in relation to changes to the professional body appointed in arbitration.

RICS Farm Business Tenancy Agreements

This suite of contracts has been reviewed primarily to incorporate specific Welsh legislative/regulatory references.

Consultation drafts

See iConsult to review the latest RICS standards and guidance drafts.