In 2017 Dubbo experienced the largest population growth of any local government area in Western NSW.With a growing population comes a need for new houses.
Recently, the Supreme Court had to consider what a Will ‘made in contemplation of marriage’ means.The CaseRe Estate Grant, Deceased  NSWSC 1031Click this link to.
Changes to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Amendment (Identification of Buildings with Combustible Cladding) Regulation 2018 commence on 22 October 2018.This new legislation requires that owners of certain.
Paper Certificates of Title and paper settlements are fast becoming part of our history and the future for Conveyancing is Electronic.In NSW the Financial Institutions.
ATO Releases Draft Ruling on First Home Super Saver SchemeSince 1 July 2017 first home buyers have been eligible for stamp duty exemptions under the.
Duffy Elliott Lawyers answer frequently asked questions about Enduring Powers of Attorney.What is an Enduring Power of Attorney?Simply, an Enduring Power of Attorney is a.
A recent case in the Victorian Supreme Court discussed the extent of a landowner’s right to possession of airspace above their land.The CaseThe plaintiffs owned.
In an effort to deter drink driving, since February 2015 any driver convicted of a serious or repeat drink driving offence must participate in the Mandatory Alcohol.
From 28 October 2017, major changes in relation to licence disqualification laws will take place.People who commit offences such as driving while unlicensed, suspended, cancelled.
A final occupation certificate has long been thought to give peace of mind to purchasers of dwellings, however a recent court of appeal case held.
Did you know the provisions in your Will do not necessarily determine where the proceeds of your superannuation go? A recent case highlighted the importance of ensuring.
From 1 July 2017 to 30 September 2017, individuals who have an unregistered firearm or firearm-related item in their possession – for whatever reason –.
At Duffy Elliott Lawyers we take all steps necessary to identify our new and returning clients.We also ensure our conveyancing client’s comply with Verification of Identity.
Our Senior Associate, Melissa Mastronardi, has been working with NSW Young Lawyers and the Orana Law Society on the Guide to Living and Working in the Orana.
On 25 May Duffy Elliott Lawyers participated in the Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea raising $900 for the Cancer Council NSW.Duffy Elliott Lawyers would like to.
If you were living with someone in a de facto relationship and have separated, you may need to consider having a property settlement.You can have a property.
The BackgroundProperty Developers often acquire agricultural lands on the edge of existing urban areas and hold them as land as a “land bank” for future.
Dear Clients & Colleagues, Wishing you a Happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year.The Partners & Staff at Duffy Elliott LawyersPlease note this office will be closed from 1pm,.
If you are a commercial property owner, looking to invest, or just interested energy efficiency the following article will most definitely interest you.From 1 July.
Duffy Elliott is implementing the next big thing in secured document sharingAt Duffy Elliott Lawyers we are continually looking to use technology to improve the services we.
If you own or rent a residential strata unit these changes will impact you. The new laws starting on 30 November 2016 have been modernised.
Are you a local restaurant or café owner looking to expand your business through a Liquor Licence or Primary Service Authorisation? Duffy Elliott Lawyers can.
Law changes have established the National Loose-Fill Asbestos Insulation Register. If a property is listed on the register it needs to be disclosed in the.
New Verification of Identity Requirements hope to Decrease Fraud With an aim to decrease fraud in property transactions new laws have come into effect implementing new Verification.
Conveyancing is becoming electronic through PEXA (Property Exchange Australia). PEXA is a secure online settlement room where Lawyers, Conveyancers, Land Registries and financial institutions communicate..
As an Executor, managing Estate Administration can be time consuming and complex. It's important you understand your obligations. Estate Planning Estate planning involves identifying your.