Land Transfer Bill

Public submissions are being invited on this bill. The closing date for submissions is Thursday 28 April 2016.

The Land Transfer Bill implements the Government’s response to the recommendations from the Law Commission’s 2010 report A New Land Transfer Act. The recommendations are aimed at modernising, simplifying, and consolidating the land transfer legislation for enhanced clarity and accessibility.

Submissions should be forwarded by the due date, either online using our website ( or in writing to the address below. If a submitter wishes to appear before the committee, they need to state this clearly and provide a name, daytime phone number and email address. Submissions generally become public and are published on our website. For further guidance on making a submission, read our publicationMaking a submission to a Parliamentary Select Committee on our website or contact us at
04 817 9520.