Refresher on Compulsory Acquisition of Land Statutory Processes


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Recommended CPD point allocation: 3 points (excluding WA).

The power to compulsorily acquire land can present a variety of legal problems. This refresher workshop focuses on the practical issues facing constructing authorities.

Learn from our experienced team about current best practice in exercising compulsory acquisition powers with a focus on current and recurring issues.

Who should attend our Refresher on Compulsory Acquisition of Land Statutory Processes workshop?

Personnel in government departments, government-owned corporations and local councils involved in, or with an interest in, land acquisition issues.

What we'll cover
  • Sources of acquisition power
  • Acquisition for a private infrastructure purpose
  • What is an interest in land?
  • Procedural requirements for notices of intention to resume
  • Objection process
  • Mechanisms for taking land
  • What happens if you no longer require the land?
  • Overview of compensation principles
  • The relevance of natural justice
  • How to minimise the risks of challenge to the process.
What you'll learn
  • What the acquisition process is all about
  • What issues to look for at the beginning of the process
  • How to protect your acquisition process from the threat of litigation.


Further training available in Brisbane:

Event Details
3 June 2021
8.45am for 9.00am - 12.45pm
$698 per person
$628 per person if booking two weeks before the workshop
$593 per person if in a group of three or more 
Clayton Utz Brisbane
Level 28, 71 Eagle Street 
Further information:
Phone 1800 882 110
Email [email protected]

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What our clients say about our Refresher on Compulsory Acquisition of Land Statutory Processes workshop

"Quality, in-depth and relevant content delivered."

"Both presenters are very knowledgeable and excellent presentation skills. Great course, this is highly relevant to local government."

"Very relevant to current work and projects and great details."

"Once again, great course! Going through important cases is always welcomed!"

Support when you need it the most

As a participant of our program you'll have comfort in knowing that you can depend on us for ongoing support. Whether it be two weeks or two years after the workshop, you can call us at any time for a short, no-cost consultation.

Recommended CPD point allocation: 3 points (excluding WA).
If this particular educational activity is relevant to your immediate or long term needs in relation to your professional development and practice of the law, then you should claim one CPD unit for each hour of attendance, refreshment breaks not included. Please contact your Professional Body for your state.