Key CRAR Points

On 6 April 2014, a new set of rules relating to the recovery of commercial rent arrears by seizing tenants’ goods came into force.

The new Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (CRAR) legislation was designed to introduce greater control over an area which was considered by many to be outdated and insufficiently regulated.  Many of the new regulations are quite restrictive and there are additional steps that both landlords and their enforcement agents must now take.

Here are 10 points you should know about CRAR.