Leases implementation webcast series: Lease modification for lessees to be discussed

 09 February 2017

In response to feedback received from stakeholders the IASB staff will be recording a webcast addressing modifications for lessees.

In the new webcast, IASB staff will talk about the modification requirements in IFRS 16 and questions received from those currently implementing the new Standard. The webcast is expected to be published in March 2017. The subsequent webcast in the planned series, on lessee disclosure requirements, is expected to be published in May 2017.

Click here for more information on the IASB's activities supporting the implementation of IFRS 16, including links to existing implementation webcasts on transition, definition of a lease, exemptions and lessee measurement.