What is a break clause?

Sometimes a fixed term tenancy agreement can contain a clause which brings the fixed term to an end early. For example, you might have a one year fixed term with a break clause that states the fixed term may be brought to an end by notice after the first 6 months. (In my opinion break clauses simply confuse the matter. If there is power to end a tenancy after six months, ... Please login or signup to continue reading this content