Form 16LM (PDF 500KB)
BM (miscellaneous memorandum)
CM (charge memorandum)
GM (Crown memorandum)
LM (lease memorandum)
MM (mortgage memorandum)
Legislation - s80A Real Property Act 1900 (leases)
Stamp duty - not required
Certificate of Title - not required
NOS form - not required
Standard form of Caveat - does not prevent registration.
A memorandum with a plan attached that is not required for a description of premises and that does not contain a reference to title may be registered without referral to SM99.
(B) The full name of the applicant must be stated.
(C) The number of pages in the memorandum including the cover sheet page must be stated.
(D) For a lease memorandum, the clause number containing an option to renew and/or purchase must be stated.
(E) The memorandum must be signed by the applicant or the applicant's representative.
The pages containing the text of the provisions must be numbered consecutively from number 2. Blank pages are not to be numbered and must be ruled through and initialed by the applicant.
The clauses must be numbered consecutively from number 1.
Only the first and last of the pages containing the text of the provisions need be signed by the applicant or the applicant's representative.
Staff processing information
A memorandum with a plan attached that is required for a description of premises must state the reference to title for the affected land.
The memorandum must be accepted as a Request (Dealing Code "R"). An extra fee is payable for a plan annexed to the memorandum. Refer to SM99.
If in order proceed with recording except for the following.
Refer to SM99
Where a memorandum, accepted as a Request, contains a plan required for a premises description and a reference to a title.
For a lease memorandum
DEALING TYPE LM
At the Update/View Memorandum Details screen:
OPTIONS TO RENEW [number of years]
[clause number] or select required option.
OPTION TO PURCHASE click Yes if applicable.
For a memorandum with a plan affecting a retirement village
DEALING TYPE R
NOTIFICATION CODE RVLM
Where a memorandum, accepted as a Request, contains:
- a plan relating to a lease or retirement village, refer to SD2: a notification is entered on the appropriate title referring to the memorandum dealing number and any relevant details.
- a proposed Strata plan, a notification is entered on the title for the affected land: A Proposed Strata Plan Is Filed With Memorandum [dealing number].
Note A Departmental Dealing may be prepared and registered to place all memorandum and Request notifications together in order of lodgment as close as is practicable to the top of the Second Schedule of the affected title.