Law Updates

Paper Certificates of Title in QLD – October 2019

2019-05-28T11:53:07+10:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Conveyancing, Law Updates|Tags: , , , , |

From 1 October 2019 paper Certificates of Title (sometimes called "The Deed") issued in Queensland will no longer have any legal effect, as the electronic title held by the Titles Office will be the true record of ownership. From this date, you may either keep your Paper Certificate of Title for historical purposes or [...]

QLD Pool Safety Update – December 2015

2019-05-28T11:50:16+10:00December 4th, 2015|Categories: Conveyancing, Law Updates|Tags: , , |

A note for all Queensland property owners with a pool or spa: From 1 December 2015, all Queensland property owners must ensure their swimming pools and spas: Are registered with QBCC (Queensland Building & Construction Commission); Comply with pool safety standards; and Have a current pool safety certificate. Penalties for failing to ensure that your [...]