The meanings attributed to terms set out for the purpose of explanation only and are not necessarily valid legal definitions for other purposes.
Where precise definitions are sought appropriate statutes or authorities should be studied. See Greg Stilanou, Land Titling Law and Practice in NSW, Lawbook Co. 2013 [Definitions on pages xxvii – xxxi].
Joint Tenancy: A form of equal joint ownership of a parcel of land by two or more persons. The interest of a deceased proprietor automatically vests in the survivors.