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Guide

Leasing property in Guernsey and Jersey

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05 February 2019

Although property law in Guernsey and Jersey has similar roots in Norman customary law, the laws and systems in each Island have developed separately. Consequently, so has the way in which leases of property are dealt with. There are certainly many similarities but, as we have set out below, there are some distinct differences of which those leasing property in both islands should be aware.