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					                                                                                                                                          ABN 204 199 255 79
                                                                                                                                     Level 6 TransACT House
                                                                                                                                    470 Northbourne Avenue
                                                                                                                                           Dickson ACT 2602
                                                                                                                            GPO Box 158 Canberra ACT 2601
                                                                                                                                     Phone: (02) 6205 0600
                                                                                                                                        Fax: (02) 6207 5101
                                                                                                                                     Email: lda@act.gov.au
                                                                                                                                   Web: www.lda.act.gov.au




application for land rent lease

The Land Development Agency (LDA) treats your right to privacy seriously and all personal information it collects
is treated as confidential and is held in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).
For further information please see the Privacy Statement on the LDA website.
Please complete all required fields in BLOCK LETTERS.


application inforMation and conditions
references to “you” and “your”                                                      (c) is refundable if your Application for Land Rent Lease is not accepted;
A reference to “you” or “your” below is a reference to the Applicant or             (d) is not a deposit or part payment of the deposit on a block; and
Applicants specified in this Application for Land Rent Lease to the Land            (e) does not form part of the consideration for the forming of a Contract
Development Agency (“LDA”).                                                             for Sale between you and the LDA for a block.

Multiple holds                                                                      What other issues do i need to be aware of?
What is the definition of “On Hold”?                                                CIT information session
Another block is considered to be “On Hold” for a Land Rent Lease by you if         In accordance with Regulation 3 of the Land Rent Regulation 2008 (ACT),
you have individually or together with another party:                               before the Land Rent Lease is granted you must:
•     submitted an Application for Land Rent Lease for that block and that
      application has been accepted by the LDA; or                                  (a) have attended a Land Rent information session conducted by
                                                                                        the Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT); and
•     exchanged a Contract for Sale with the LDA for a Land Rent Lease for that
      block and the Contract for Sale has not been completed (i.e. settled).        (b) give evidence of your attendance at the session to the LDA or
                                                                                        its appointed solicitor.
What is the definition of a “related party”?                                        You will need to contact the CIT to arrange your attendance on (02) 6207 3244.
Where you are a person, a “Related Party” to you is:                                The LDA requires you to attend the CIT information session no later than
•     your spouse or domestic partner; or                                           30 days after exchange of the Contract for Sale. If you fail to provide
•     a company of which you are a director or secretary.                           evidence that you have satisfied this requirement, the LDA may, at its sole
                                                                                    and absolute discretion, rescind your Contract and the applicable Block
Where you are a company, a “Related Party” to you is:                               will no longer be held for you and will be sold at the LDA’s sole discretion.
•     your director or secretary; or                                                If you are applying for a Land Rent Lease in the name of a company, at
•     a person who is a spouse or domestic partner of your director or secretary;   least one director or secretary of your company must attend the CIT
•     a company where your director or secretary is also a director or              information session.
      secretary of that company; or                                                 Stamp duty
•     a company where your director or secretary is a spouse or domestic            Please note that stamp duty is payable on a Land Rent Lease in the
      partner of a director or secretary of that company.                           same way as it would be payable on a Standard Lease. The stamp duty will
                                                                                    be assessed on the amount listed as the “Price” on the front page of
acceptance or rejection of application                                              the Contract.
This Application will be assessed in accordance with the Residential Over-          Please note that the Land Rent Lease will not be granted unless stamp
the-Counter (OTC) Land Sales Conditions and may be rejected if:                     duty has been paid to the ACT Revenue Office.
(a) you or your Related Party have more than five blocks of land “On                We recommend that you contact the ACT Revenue Office immediately
    Hold” for the right to the grant of Land Rent Leases;                           on (02) 6207 0028 if you have any queries on the stamp duty payable
(b) the Application does not comply with the Residential OTC Land Sales             in relation to this matter. Further information can also be found at
    Conditions;                                                                     www.revenue.act.gov.au
(c) the Application is not fully completed or executed to the satisfaction          Eligibility for Discount Land Rent
    of the LDA;                                                                     After Contracts have been exchanged on a block you may apply to ACT
(d) you have not paid any applicable fee;                                           Treasury for Discount Land Rent.
(e) you have made a false declaration in the Application; and/or                    For further information, visit www.revenue.act.gov.au or contact the ACT
                                                                                    Revenue Office on (02) 6207 0028.
(f)   the LDA has not invited applications for the right to the grant of a
      Land Rent Lease for the Block.                                                LDA disclaimer
                                                                                    In providing you with this application, the LDA makes no representations
application fee                                                                     or warranties as to the suitability of a Land Rent Lease for you. The LDA
An Application Fee of $1,000 per block is only payable by you where you or          strongly recommends that you make your own enquiries and that you
a Related Party already have a block “On Hold” as defined in the Residential        obtain legal, financial and accounting advice prior to entering into a
OTC Land Sales Conditions and this Application for Land Rent Lease.                 Contract for a Land Rent Lease. The LDA makes no representations or
                                                                                    warranties regarding the lending requirements of finance providers.
This Application Fee:
                                                                                    Further information
(a) is non refundable if the Application for Land Rent Lease is accepted by
                                                                                    For further information in relation to the hold of the Block, attendance
    the LDA and you enter into a Contract for Sale irrespective of whether
                                                                                    at the CIT course or any other matters associated with the Land Rent
    you change your election to purchase the right to the grant of a Standard
                                                                                    Scheme, please refer to www.actaffordablehousing.com.au or email
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    Lease or Land Rent Lease before or after exchange of Contracts for Sale;
                                                                                    land.rent@act.gov.au
(b) is refundable if the Application for Land Rent Lease is accepted by the
    LDA and you do not enter into a Contract for Sale;

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application for land rent lease

applicant 1

Title

First name

Last name

Company name
(if applicable)
ACN (if applicable)

Address

                                   State   Postcode

Postal address

        As above                   State   Postcode

Phone (BH)                    Phone (AH)

Mobile

Email address


applicant 2 (if applicable)

Title

First name

Last name

Company name
(if applicable)
ACN (if applicable)

Address

                                   State   Postcode

Postal address

        As above                   State   Postcode

Phone (BH)                    Phone (AH)

Mobile

Email address
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application for land rent lease

solicitor details – optional

The LDA strongly recommends buyers use a solicitor for the conveyance of their purchase.

Firm

Contact person

Address

                                                                                         State                    Postcode

Phone



Multiple Holds
Do any of the Applicant(s) or a “Related Party” to any of the Applicant(s) have any other blocks “On Hold” for a Land Rent Lease?
See page 1 for definitions of “Related Party” and “On Hold”.


Yes              No

If Yes, please provide details. See page 1 for Application Fee and circumstances where the Application may be rejected.




statutory declaration – applicant 1

I, (full name)

being a (occupation)

of (address)

make the following declarations under the Statutory Declarations Act 1959 (Cth):
1. the Applicant(s) listed in this form apply to the LDA to enter into a Contract for Sale for a Land Rent Lease;
2. I have read all information provided in the Residential OTC Land Sales Conditions including all pages of this Application for Land Rent
    Lease thoroughly; and
3. the information provided by me in this Application for Land Rent Lease is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.
I understand that a person who intentionally makes a false declaration in a statutory declaration is guilty of an offence under
Section 11 of the Statutory Declarations Act 1959 (Cth), and I believe that the statements in this declaration are true in every particular.


Signed
(Applicant 1 signature)

Declared at (place)                                                                                   On (date) d d          M M      Y   Y

Before me
(signature of witness)

Full name of witness

Qualifications of
witness
Address of witness
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                                                                                              State               Postcode


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application for land rent lease

statutory declaration – applicant 2

I, (full name)

being a (occupation)

of (address)

make the following declarations under the Statutory Declarations Act 1959 (Cth):
1. the Applicant(s) listed in this form apply to the LDA to enter into a Contract for Sale for a Land Rent Lease;
2. I have read all information provided in the Residential OTC Land Sales Conditions including all pages of this Application for Land Rent
    Lease thoroughly; and
3. the information provided by me in this Application for Land Rent Lease is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.
I understand that a person who intentionally makes a false declaration in a statutory declaration is guilty of an offence under
Section 11 of the Statutory Declarations Act 1959 (Cth), and I believe that the statements in this declaration are true in every particular.
Signed
(Applicant 2 signature)

Declared at (place)                                                                                                  On (date) d d           M M       Y    Y

Before me
(signature of witness)

Full name of witness

Qualifications of
witness
Address of witness

                                                                                                           State                  Postcode



persons before WHoM statutorY declarations MaY be Made
Members of the following professions:                  •   Employee of the Commonwealth who is:              •     Member of:
•   Chiropractor                                           (a) in a country or place outside Australia;            (a) the Parliament of the Commonwealth; or
•   Dentist                                                    and                                                 (b) the Parliament of a State; or
•   Legal practitioner                                     (b) authorised under paragraph 3(c) of the              (c) a Territory legislature; or
                                                               Consular Fees Act 1955; and                         (d) a local government authority of a State
•   Medical practitioner
                                                           (c) exercising his or her function in that                  or Territory
•   Nurse
                                                               place                                         •     Minister of religion registered under
•   Optometrist
                                                                                                                   Subdivision A of Division 1 of the Part IV
•   Patent Attorney                                    •   Fellow of the National Tax Accountants’
                                                                                                                   of the Marriage Act 1961
•   Pharmacist                                             Association                                       •     Notary public
•   Physiotherapist                                    •   Finance company officer with five (5) or          •     Permanent employee of:
•   Psychologist                                           more years of continuous service                        (a) The Commonwealth or of a
•   Trade marks attorney                               •   Holder of a statutory office not specified in               Commonwealth authority; or
•   Veterinary surgeon                                     another item in this part                               (b) a State or territory or of a State or
                                                       •   Judge of a court                                            Territory authority; or
other persons:                                         •   Justice of the Peace                                    (c) a local government authority; with five
•   Agent of the Australian Postal Corporation         •   Magistrate                                                  (5) or more years of continuous service
    who is in charge of an office supplying            •   Marriage celebrant registered under                         who is not specified in another item in
    postal services to the public                          Subdivision C of Division 1 of Part IV of the               this part
•   Australian Consular Officer, or Australian             Marriage Act 1961                                 •     Permanent employee of the Australian
    Diplomatic Officer, (within the meaning of                                                                     Postal Corporation with five (5) or more
                                                       •   Master of a court
    the Consular Fees Act 1955)                                                                                    years of continuous service who is
                                                       •   Member of Chartered Secretaries Australia               employed in an office supplying postal
•   Bailiff                                            •   Member of Engineers Australia, other than
•   Bank officer with five (5) or more                                                                             services to the public
                                                           at the grade of student                           •     Person before whom a statutory
    continuous years of service                        •   Member of the Association of Taxation and               declaration may be made under the law
•   Building society officer with five (5) or              Management Accountants                                  of the State or Territory in which the
    more years of continuous service
                                                       •   Member of the Australian Defence Force                  declaration is made
•   Chief Executive Officer of a                                                                             •     Police officer
                                                           who is:
    Commonwealth court                                                                                       •     Registrar, or Deputy Registrar, of a court
•   Clerk of a court                                       (a) an officer; or
                                                           (b) a non-commissioned officer within             •     Senior Executive Service employee of:
•   Commissioner for Affidavits                                                                                    (a) the Commonwealth or a
•   Commissioner for Declarations                              the meaning of the Defence Force
                                                               Discipline Act 1982 with five (5) or more               Commonwealth authority; or
•   Credit union officer with five (5) or more                                                                     (b) a State or Territory, or a State or
    years of continuous service                                years of continuous service; or
                                                                                                                       Territory authority
•   Employee of the Australian Trade                       (c) a warrant officer within the meaning of       •     Sheriff
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    Commission who is:                                         that Act                                      •     Sheriff’s officer
    (a) in a country or place outside Australia; and   •   Member of the Institute of Chartered              •     Teacher employed on a full-time basis at a
    (b) authorised under paragraph 3(d) of the             Accountants in Australia, the Australian                school or tertiary education institution
        Consular Fees Act 1955; and                        Society of Certified Practising Accountants       •     Member of the Australian Institute of
    (c) exercising his or her function in that place       or the National Institute of Accountant                 Mining and Metallurgy
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