Charge pursuant to Contaminated Land Management Act 1997

Pursuant to the Contaminated Land Management Act 1997 a charge in favour of a statutory authority may be registered by lodgment of a Request form 11R (PDF 150 KB) accompanied by a copy of the cost notice (for investigation or remediation of land) issued by the statutory authority. The request does not require marking by Revenue NSW and the certificate of title is not required. See Baalman And Wells, Land Titles Office Practice, Lawbook Co. 2001 [65.950].

Note  The charge has priority over all other interests recorded on the Register.

A charge under the Contaminated Land Management Act 1997 may be cancelled by lodgment of a Request form 11R. The request must be executed by:

  • an authorised officer of the statutory authority, or
  • the registered proprietor accompanied by:
    • the consent of the statutory authority, or
    • evidence to show that the charge has ceased to have effect.

The request does not require marking by Revenue NSW and the certificate of title is not required. See Baalman And Wells, Land Titles Office Practice, Lawbook Co. 2001 [65.950].

Staff processing information

Refer all cases to Legal through the Senior Examining Officer.

Registration Procedure

On direction from Legal that charge can be registered.

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DETAILS          Contaminated Land Management Act 1997