Property Law

The Property Law Committee actively monitors all matters relating to or associated with property law and provides the following resources for solicitors.

Conveyancing Arbitration Rules

Conveyancing arbitration rules 2015

Copyright guidelines

Copyright guidelines for the contract for sale of land

Electronic Conveyancing

A separate Electronic Conveyancing webpage has been established with a number of resources for practitioners.

Protocols and guidelines

Property guides

Two free online guides on buying and selling a residential property in NSW. These publications also highlight how a solicitor will guide their clients through each stage of the process.

Guide to Buying a Property

Guide to Selling a Property

Residential Conveyancing Protocol

Residential conveyancing protocol for solicitors and real estate agents

Conveyancing Dispute Resolution Scheme

The Property Law Committee is available to adjudicate on certain conveyancing disputes and provide the parties with a binding determination.

For more information on this impartial and authoritative alternative to litigation or arbitration, visit the Conveyancing Dispute Resolution Scheme.

Law Society Lease

Article by Dennis Bluth and Michelle Wong

NSW Stamp Duty

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