Buyer Verification Declaration
About this declaration

This declaration must be completed by any person or registered entity who, is to become the registered proprietor of ACT Land and accompanied with one of the following dutiable documents;

  • Application to register a Crown Lease (ACL)
  • Notice of appointment/retirement of trustee (NT)
  • Transfer by power of sale (TPS)
  • Transfer (T)
  • Transmission application (TA)

All transactions of land are to be lodged in accordance with the Land Titles Act 1925 (the Act). You can access the Act at You may also obtain further information and forms at

Instructions for completion
  • All Information when completing this form must be typed in all capital letters.
  • This declaration must be completed by a person or registered entity who, is to become the registered proprietor of ACT Land . In cases where there is more than one person or registered entity, each person or registered entity must complete and submit separate declarations
  • Each person or registered entity must provide all relevant information
  • Each person or registered entity completing this declaration, must state their true and correct legal name in full
  • After submitting this declaration, an email will be sent to your nominated email address which includes the "Reference code", "Submission date" and "Buyer's name"
  • Each reference code and submission date is to be recorded on the relevant transaction form in the "Reference Code" and "Submission Date" fields
  • When completing the Buyer Verification Declaration the 'Unit Numbers' field must be left blank. Where any person or registered entity is buying multiple properties, the 'Add Property' option must be used to add each property individually.
  • Once submitted, this form is only valid for 12 months.
  • All identification (ID) must be valid and current
  • Individual and individual trustee buyers must provide one form of primary ID and one form of secondary ID
  • Company, company trustee and Government entities must provide an ABN, ACN or ARBN
  • A Passport, Australian Birth Certificate or Australian Citizenship Certificate can be used once as either primary or secondary ID
  • Foreign citizens holding a visa must supply the visa details

Primary identification:

  • Australian Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • ImmiCard
  • Australian Citizenship Certificate

Secondary identification:

  • Australian Drivers Licence
  • Medicare Card
  • Passport
  • Australian Visa

Access Canberra

Phone: 02 6207 0491
Online: Contact us form

Your personal information
Access Canberra uses this declaration to collect information which is necessary to allow the ACT Government to provide services to you. Personal Information may be used or disclosed in accordance with the Information Privacy Act 2014

If you do not wish to have your name searchable in the Land Titles Register, you can suppress your name. See the Access Canberra website for more information. 
For details on the collection of personal information in this declaration please refer to the Access Canberra Information Collection Notice. If you have questions about how your information will be handled please see the Access Canberra Privacy Policy or contact us.

This information will be provided to Icon Water to establish your water account. By providing your email address you agree to receive email communication from Icon Water. For more information you can view Icon Water’s Privacy Policy

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