LEGISLATION UPDATE: New Land, Explosives and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2019 (Qld)

The Land, Explosives and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2019 (Qld) commenced on 29 March 2019. This Act amended a number of Acts, including the Land Title Act 1994 (Qld) and the Land Act 1994 (Qld).

There is a new provision eliminating paper certificates of title which commences on 1 October 2019. Reference is made to the Land Title Act 1994 (Qld) where provisions relating to surrendering a lease, registering personal representatives and various sections in relation to caveats were amended upon assent. The Land Act 1994 (Qld) included a minor change to a section governing covenant by registration.

If you require any further information in relation to the Act, please contact our office on 1300 DSS Law to consult with our team of experienced solicitors.

Renee Pappagallo 05/04/2019


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