Draft Unit Titles Scheme Bill 2009

Consultation is now closed.

The Minister for Justice and Attorney-General, the Hon Chris Burns MLA released on 28 November 2008 for comment the draft Unit Titles Scheme Bill 2009. 

The legislation proposes to reform the law for future community and unit titles in the Northern Territory. It also contains transitional provisions covering both current unit titles and major land developments in the course of completion.

Public Meetings will be held in Darwin on 20 January and Alice Springs on 22 January 2009. Registrations to Ms Belinda Whitty on 08 8935 7659 are essential.

Darwin
When: 12 noon and 1.30pm
Where: Licensing Commission Conference Room
           1st floor Enterprise House
           Knuckey Street

Alice Springs
When: 12 noon and 2pm
Where: Licensing Commission Hearing Room
           1st Floor Belvedere House
           Corner Bath & Parsons Streets

It is proposed that legislation will be introduced into Parliament in February 2009 with commencement by the end of April or May 2009.
Comments should be directed to Robert Bradshaw, Legal Policy Division, Department of the Attorney‑General and Justice (08) 8935 7652 robert.bradshaw@nt.gov.au.
Comments on the proposals in the draft Bill are sought by 27 January 2009.
The following documents are attached:

DRAFT Unit Titles Scheme Bill 2009 (356.6 kb)
Discussion Paper  (499.9 kb)
Consolidated versions of the Land Title Act (136.7 kb)
Planning Act (605.8 kb)
Unit Titles Act (128.9 kb)
Real Property (Unit Titles) Act (54.8 kb) as they will be if the Unit Titles Scheme Bill 2009 is enacted.

Last updated: 19 April 2016