Find out what professional assistance you might need and how to engage a registered conveyancer, legal practitioner or licensed surveyor.
Change your residential, postal or company address. If you don't do this your old address will remain on the certificate of title.
Your Certificate of Title needs to be updated if you have changed your name. Read more to find out how to change your name on your Certificate of Title.
Notification of a death
While Land Services SA cannot provide legal advice on property transactions, we have developed resources to assist you, should you decide to prepare and lodge your own legal documents as a self-represented party.
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Registrar-General’s LTO Fee Calculator.
The property transfer fees calculator quickly figures the stamp duty
Click here to view all relevant Land Transaction Fees
The Registrar-General’s Plan Presentation Guidelines (PPG) describes the requirements for property related plans lodged Land Services SA in South Australia.
Surveying and lodging organisations can electronically submit the following plan types with Land Services SA (LSSA) using the Electronic Plan Lodgement (EPL) system:
Under Section 23 of the Electronic Conveyancing National Law (SA) the Registrar-General issues Participation Rules for South Australia, that align with the National Model Participation Rules developed by Australian Registrar’s National Electronic Conveyancing Council (ARNECC).
Under section 27 the Electronic Conveyancing National Law (SA), the Registrar-General may grant a waiver from compliance with the Participation Rules where it is considered reasonable to do so under the circumstances.
The following waivers for Participation Rules have been issued in South Australia:
South Australian Participation Rules Waiver PR1-2021 The Registrar-General grants a partial waiver of a Subscriber’s obligation to comply with Participation Rule 4.5, regarding use of a business name as a System Name.
South Australian Participation Rules Waiver PR7-2021The Registrar-General grants a partial waiver of a Subscriber’s obligation to comply with Participation Rules 7.7.1(b) and 7.7.2, regarding Subscriber obligations to immediately notify the Registrar and other Participating Subscribers of a Jeopardised Conveyancing Transaction.
South Australian Participation Rules Waiver PR4-2021The Registrar-General grants a temporary waiver of a Subscriber’s obligation to comply with Participation Rule 6.13.1(d), regarding instances where the electronic Registry Instrument or other electronic Document being Lodged is a transfer of a mortgage. This waiver does not apply to Subscribers who are already complying with the affected Participation Rule.
South Australian Participation Rules Waiver PR3-2021The Registrar-General grants a temporary waiver of a Subscriber’s obligation to comply with Participation Rule 6.5.1(f) , regarding the need to verify the identity of all other Users prior to the User being given access to the ELN.
South Australian Participation Rules Waiver PR2-2019This waiver provides Subscribers with the ability to use a Permanent Resident Evidence ImmiCard or a Residence Determination ImmiCard under Category 1, 2 or 4 of the Verification of Identity Standard.
Effective from 25 February 2019 to 1 July 2020.
The Australian Registrars' National Electronic Conveyancing Council (ARNECC) have published guidance notes to assist in understanding the statutory obligation to comply with the participation rules in each jurisdiction.
Model Participation Rules Guidance Notes - ARNECC