Our agreements

There are five types of agreements available when starting a pub business with Ei Publican Partnerships.

Retail Partnership Tenancy​

  • Shorter agreements for a fixed term of 5 years which are contracted out of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954
  • Ei Publican Partnerships is responsible for all repairs to the exterior structure and services
  • Rent is subject to annual indexation by reference to the Retail Price Index
  • Option to be free of tie on wines, spirits, minerals, packaged lager and packaged cider via tie release fees

Partnership Incentive Lease 

  • A longer term agreement available for experienced pub business operators
  • The term will be for 10 years and is not protected by Part II of the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954
  • Opportunity to obtain an incentive payment at year 10, based on sales growth
  • Rent, including VAT is paid weekly in advance by Direct Debit
  • Opportunity to assign the lease after two years

Partnership Investment Lease 

  • A longer term agreement available for experienced pub business operators
  • The term will be for 10 years and is not protected by Part II of the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954
  • Accompanied by an investment deed where support works are to be undertaken to the property by us, in consultation with yourself
  • Rent, including VAT is paid weekly in advance by Direct Debit
  • Opportunity to assign the lease after two years

Beacon Retail Partnership Tenancy

  • Competitive local retail prices and guaranteed gross profit margins
  • Ei Publican Partnerships will redecorate and refurbish the property
  • You will receive ongoing marketing and retail standards assistance
  • Greater levels of support for you and your business
  • You will operate on an initial Tenancy At Will agreement for up to 12 weeks. You can then change to a fixed term tenancy of 5 years.​

Commercial Lease (Free of Tie)

  • Option at selected sites to negotiate a lease that's free of tie for 10 or 20 years
  • Fully protected under Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, with the right to renew
  • You have full responsibility for repairs
  • Rent is subject to annual indexation to RPI

Lease Assignment

  • Assignment of an existing agreement from a current Ei Publican Partnerships
  • All the benefits and obligations of the agreement are transferred
  • Direct transaction between you and the current publican
  • Comprehensive Assignee Pack available to guide you through the process

For more information on all of our agreement types, visit www.runyourpub.com