Compliance and Legislation

Agency Services Chapter


Find out the latest legislation and compliance news and updates from REINSW. 

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View a non-exhaustive list of legislation which affects the activities of real estate agents, stock and station agents and business agents.

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Significant reforms to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) took effect on 12 March 2014. REINSW has put together a Privacy Pack that includes some key templates to help agents ensure they are compliant. 

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Member-only Helpline

Get practical advice on any legislation and compliance questions from the helpline team of licensed and experienced agents.

Call (02) 9264 2343
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Residential Tenancies Act Review

As the NSW Government conducts the five-year review of the Residential Tenancies Act, we will provide you with the information you need to know.

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Strata Reform

More than 90 changes to the strata laws commenced on 30 November 2016. 

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Swimming pools

On the 29 April 2016 changes to the swimming pool regulations came into effect. This is your one stop resources page.

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New underquoting laws apply from 1 January 2016. Here’s your one-stop shop!

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Supervision guidelines

View NSW Fair Trading Supervision Guidelines.

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NSW Fair Trading Factsheets

NSW Fair Trading have released a range of factsheets for you to use in your agency.
Free copies are available in our store in the 'free forms' section.


Free forms

REINSW has created free forms for you to use in your agency.  

  • Notice of Revised Estimated Selling Price. Available in our store 'free forms' section.
  • Record of Property Inspections - Available in our in the store 'free forms' section.
  • Strata Proxy Appointment Form


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