The Recorder of Titles will soon issue new Directions under the Land Titles Act 1980 introducing new requirements for Verification of Identity, Authority to Deal, Client Authorisation, witnessing, Certifications, and Compliance Examination. This is a first stage alignment with requirements
The Guardianship and Administration Amendment Bill 2023 has passed the Legislative Council and received Royal Assent on 29 September 2023. A commencement date is yet to be proclaimed, pending the completion of implementation and the development of associated forms, regulations
The Elder and Succession Law Committee is pleased to announce its release of a pro forma testamentary capacity report and an accompanying letter of request for usage by the legal and medical professions in Tasmania. Developed by the Elder
The Department of Health and the Tasmanian Health Service (DoH/THS) are seeking members for its new Low Risk Human Research Ethics Committee (LRR Ethics Committee) via an Expression of Interest. The LRR Ethics Committee is due to commence in 2024.
Recently, several pieces of legislation were passed by Parliament and have received Royal Assent but have not yet commenced. The Society has enquired as to the current status of each of these pieces of legislation including commencement dates (awaiting Proclamation),
Updated Guideline – Objections, Reviews and Appeals Summary of changes: Before you lodge an objection (page 1): Clarifies the process for taxpayers and taxpayer representatives. How do you lodge an objection and what it should include as a minimum (page