Powers of Attorney

​​​​Power of Attorney Forms

  • Form 1 - General Particular Power of Attorney

      Form 1   (22Kb)


  • Form 2 - General Power of Attorney

    Form 2 (21 KB)


  • Form 3 - Particular Enduring Power of Attorney

    Form 3 (47 KB)


  • Form 4 - General Enduring Power of Attorney

    Form 4 (47 KB)


  • Form 5 - Registration Form. A form which must be completed, signed and dated with lodgment of any Power of Attorney. A Form 5 is included within the links to each of Forms 1-4 and 6.

  • Form 6 - Appointment of The Public Trustee as Attorney
    Form 6 (21 KB)

  • A Form 5 is included within the links to each of Forms 1-4 and 6.



Where do I lodge a Power Of Attorney for Registration?

Powers of Attorney are lodged for registration with the Land Titles Office.

There are two ways to lodge a Power of Attorney:

1. By Post addressed to:

Land Titles Offic​e
GPO Box 541
Hobart   TAS   7001 

OR

2. ​​By hand delivery to the officer at the security desk on the ground floor at 134 Macquarie Street, Hobart (Lands Building).

​What do I need to lodge?

You need to lodge:

  1. ​The original signed, dated and witnessed Power of Attorney document;
  2. A completed Lodgement Form;
  3. An original, signed and dated Form 5 Registration Application; and
  4. The prescribed fee.
The Lodgement Form and the Form 5 Registration Application can be found within the PDF copies of each Power of Attorney form above.

​​What is the prescribed fee?

​The prescribed fees for registration of a Power of Attorney or a revocation of a Power of Attorney may be found on the Land Titles Office Fees page.

​​How can I pay the prescribed fee?

There are two payment methods available:

1. ​You can pay by cheque or money order (made payable to: Recorder of Titles) which accompanies your lodgement.

OR

2. You can make a request in writing to pay by credit card. You will need to supply the name and contact number of the credit cardholder. A staff member will then contact the cardholder and process an over the phone credit card transaction.

Note: The following credit cards are accepted: Visa, Mastercard, Visa debit card and Mastercard debit card.

Important Information:

  • ​When lodging a Power of Attorney document for registration, the original signed, dated and witnessed document(s) must be lodged.
  • Once registered, it/they will be returned to you via post, so it is important that you provide a correct postal address, or alternatively, you can arrange to collect the original Power of Attorney from the Land Titles Office following registration.
  • Staff of the Land Titles Office cannot provide legal advice.
  • It is always recommended that you seek independent legal advice (from a legal practitioner and/or a trustee company) before completing a Power of Attorney form.​

Contact

Land Titles Office
Level 1, 134 Macquarie Street
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 4444
Email: Titles.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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