Define: Sublease

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Sublease

Quick Summary of Sublease

Most frequently: a sublease pertains to the renting of property by a tenant to a third party for a portion of the tenant’s existing lease contract.

What is the dictionary definition of Sublease?

Dictionary Definition

A lease granted from a head lease.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Sublease. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. July 16, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Sublease. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: July 16, 2019).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Sublease. Retrieved July 16, 2019, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Sublease are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 4th May 2019.