Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries v Matthews: 1950

Under the Act, it would be ultra vires the Crown’s powers to grant a tenancy of property it had requisitioned.


[1950] 1 KB 148


Emergency Powers (Defence) Act 1939


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedBruton v London and Quadrant Housing Trust HL 24-Jun-1999
The claimant sought to oblige the respondent to repair his flat under the 1988 Act. The respondent replied that the arrangement was a licence only, and not protected under the Act.
Held: The housing association had a temporary licence to . .
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Landlord and Tenant

Updated: 13 May 2022; Ref: scu.199980