Property Law Bill 2023
The Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) welcomed the opportunity to provide further feedback in relation to the Property Law Bill 2023 (Bill), Property Law Regulation 2023 (Regulation) and Body Corporate and Community Management Amendment Bill 2023 (Amendment Bill).
The REIQ actively participated in consultation of the Bill, Regulation and Amendment Bill over a period of eight months, including providing six Submissions to the Property Law Act Review Team (PLA Review Team), meeting with and discussing by correspondence various sections of the Bill with the PLA Review Team.
In this regard, we commended the PLA Review Team for giving stakeholders the opportunity to provide extensive feedback with thorough consideration given, and recommendations adopted throughout the development of the Bill.
Read our submission here.
15 Nov 2019
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