Overseas Investment Amendment Act to come into force on 22 October

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The Overseas Investment Amendment Act 2018 has now received Royal Assent and will come into force on 22 October 2018. The Overseas Investment Regulations 2018 have also now been released which will come into force on 22 October 2018.

Any agreements for sales of land categorised as Residential or Lifestyle for rating purposes entered into after 22 October will be subject to the new provisions.

Todd & Walker Law has prepared the summaries of the Act and the Regulations. You can also click here to view a flowchart setting out the new consent pathways under the Act. 

Should you need any advice on the impacts of the new legislation or would like our property team to meet with you to discuss the changes please contact the property law experts at TODD & WALKER Law.


Jessica Weinberg LLB BCom
Senior Solicitor
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