Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006

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5 Fundamental obligations of conveyancing practitioners

Every conveyancing practitioner who provides regulated services must, in the course of his or her practice, comply with the following fundamental obligations:


the obligation to be independent in providing regulated services to his or her clients:


the obligation to act in accordance with all fiduciary duties and duties of care owed by conveyancing practitioners to their clients:


the obligation to protect, subject to his or her duties under any enactment, the interests of his or her clients.