Recent amendments to the Land Title Act (QId) are an attempt by the legislature to create greater discipline in the finance industry by punishing lax identification procedures when dealing with persons purporting to be registered owners. These far reaching changes may improve the integrity of the register but may come at the expense of some fundamental indefeasibility principles. These amendments also clarify the power of the Registrar of Title to correct the register; they introduce a new the limitation period on claims for compensation and deal with some statutory anomalies.
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||Australian Property Law Journal|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|