Glossary

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].

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Neighbourhood Plan: A community scheme subdivision which is either non staged and creates neighbourhood lots and neighbourhood association property or a stand alone scheme or as the final tier in a staged development.

Notice of Death: An application which declares the death of a joint tenant and by which the survivors automatically acquire the interest of the deceased pursuant to the Real Property Act 1900.

Notice of Sale: A Notice of Sale or Transfer of Land (NOS) is a document which must be submitted to LPI when a property changes ownership. It must accompany a transfer or other document lodged to register the ownership change. NOS information is forwarded to more than 175 government agencies and authorities for rating and taxing purposes. An eNOS is an online version of the NOS form.

Notification: A recording or other entry made in the Second Schedule of a folio of the Register usually recording an encumberance such as a mortgage.

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