The Advisory Council (Majlis Al Shura) held its ordinary weekly meeting yesterday at its 45th regular session, chaired by His Excellency Mr. Mohammed bin Mubarak Al-Khulaifi.

The Council listened to the Committee of Public Services and Utilities regarding the amendment of some provisions of Law No. 4 of 2008 related to Property Leasing, after the Committee has advised on the approval of the law as stated by the Government, and the Council had decided to submit its recommendations to the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers.

Under the amendment, lease contracts subject to the provisions of this Law shall be included in writing, and shall include the names, nationalities, and addresses of the landlord, tenant, and their legal representatives, in addition to the lease duration, the rental amount, the descriptions of the leased property, the lease purpose, and all related agreed upon terms.

Source: Government of Qatar