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Overseas witness and ID verification of Landgate Documents

15/9/2017
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THE REGISTRAR OF TITLES’ WITNESSING AND IDENTITY VERIFICATIONREQUIREMENTS FOR TRANSFER OF LAND DOCUMENTS EXECUTED BY THETRANSFEROR(S) OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIAAn example of documents requiring a qualified witness; Application for Lost TitleApplication by Personal RepresentativeTransfer of LandWhen a client is overseas, the witnessing and verification of identity must be by consular officials, so be aware some travel may be required in order to attend an Australian Embassy or Consulate to have documents witnessed and certified. Some relevant information for Overseas SellersLandgate (The...

Company Execution/signing clause

19/6/2017
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Company Execution Clauses; Under s.127 of the Corporations Act 2001, a company may: execute documents under seal or choose not to have a company seal and therefore execute documents without using a seal.If a company has a seal it is not obliged to use it for the execution of documents. Documents executed by a corporation do not require witnessing by a qualified witness.A Company search should be conducted to confirm who are the Directors and Secretaries for the Company. Examples of...