Code of conduct for settlement agents

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Information status

All documents issued prior to 1 July 2017 were issued by the former Department of Commerce. Documents listed here are the latest versions available, but may be subject to review. For more information on this document, please contact

FAQs have been developed to assist agents in their compliance with the amended Code.

Guidance note - Client identification verification and real estate fraud prevention.

The Settlement Agents' Code of Conduct is also available on the State Law Publisher website. 


Consumer Protection
Code of conduct
Last updated 05 Oct 2016

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