Measures in the field of leasing

The self-employed workers and small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) that are tenants of buildings intended for (i) use other than as housing or (ii) industry, which meet the requirements set out below, may request from the lessor if and to the extent that the latter is a public housing company or entity or a large holder, a deferment on the payment of rental income. Such deferment must be accepted by the lessor unless the parties had previously come to an agreement in relation to the postponement of the payment of the rental income or a reduction in its amount, in which case the provisions of such prior agreement will apply (art. 1).
The requirements to be met by the beneficiaries of this deferment on the payment of rental income are as follows (article 3):

– NOTE_ON_ROYAL DECREE-LAW _(leases).pdf