The Property Law Committee actively monitors all matters relating to or associated with property law and provides the following resources for solicitors.
Protocols and guidelines
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.
Residential Conveyancing Protocol
Contract for Sale and Purchase of Land - 2014 Edition
Mortgage discharge documents and Settlement Bookings
New settlement agent for ANZ Purchases/New Mortgages for documents prepared on or after 20 August 2012. For further information go to www.anz.com/settle.
CBA Instructions on Completion and Dispatch of Discharge Authority
Macquarie Mortgages Residential Loan Discharge Process
St.George Bank's Residential Loan Discharge Process
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.
NSW Stamp Duty
Consult the online calculator at www.osr.nsw.gov.au.