Dividing Fences Act 1991 No 72

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
01 July 2018 01 July 2018 2017 No 17
29 June 2018 29 June 2018 2018 No 25
01 January 2015 01 January 2015 2014 No 74
01 January 2014 01 January 2014 2013 No 95
02 July 2010 02 July 2010 2010 No 38
26 May 2010 26 May 2010 2010 No 27
14 December 2009 14 December 2009 2009 No 119
06 July 2009 06 July 2009 2007 No 94
07 April 2009 07 April 2009 2009 No 9
01 February 2009 01 February 2009 2008 No 72
28 October 2008 28 October 2008 2008 No 73
15 August 2005 15 August 2005 2005 No 28
25 June 2003 25 June 2003 2002 No 83
03 December 1999 03 December 1999 1999 No 85

Dividing Fences Act 1991 No 72

Assented to 17.12.1991.

Date of commencement, 1.2.1992, sec 2 and GG No 7 of 17.1.1992, p 243.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2018 No 25

Assented to 15.06.2018.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, 14 days after assent, sec 2 (1).

Crown Land Legislation Amendment Act 2017 No 17

Assented to 17.05.2017.

Date of commencement of Sch 4.21, 1.7.2018, sec 2 (1) and 2018 (225) LW 1.6.2018.

Water NSW Act 2014 No 74

Assented to 11.11.2014.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2015, sec 2 and 2014 (839) LW 19.12.2014.

Civil and Administrative Legislation (Repeal and Amendment) Act 2013 No 95

Assented to 20.11.2013.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2014, sec 2.

National Parks and Wildlife Amendment Act 2010 No 38

Assented to 15.06.2010.

Date of commencement of Sch 3.1, 2.7.2010, sec 2 and 2010 (344) LW 2.7.2010.

Trees (Disputes Between Neighbours) Amendment Act 2010 No 27

Assented to 26.05.2010.

Date of commencement of Sch 2, assent, sec 2 (1).

Surveying Amendment Act 2009 No 119

Assented to 14.12.2009.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Western Lands Amendment Act 2009 No 9

Assented to 07.04.2009.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, assent, sec 2 (1).

Water Management Amendment Act 2008 No 73

Assented to 28.10.2008.

Date of commencement of Sch 7.1, assent, sec 2 (1).

Dividing Fences and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2008 No 72

Assented to 28.10.2008.

Date of commencement, 1.2.2009, sec 2 and GG No 20 of 23.1.2009, p 392.

Miscellaneous Acts (Local Court) Amendment Act 2007 No 94

Assented to 13.12.2007.

Date of commencement of Schs 1.31, 2 and 3, 6.7.2009, sec 2 and 2009 (314) LW 3.7.2009.

Civil Procedure Act 2005 No 28

Assented to 01.06.2005.

Date of commencement of Sch 5.14, 15.8.2005, sec 2 (1) and GG No 100 of 10.8.2005, p 4205.

Surveying Act 2002 No 83

Assented to 29.10.2002.

Date of commencement, 25.6.2003, sec 2 and GG No 103 of 25.6.2003, p 5903.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 1999 No 85

Assented to 03.12.1999.

Date of commencement of Sch 4, assent, sec 2 (1).

Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101

Assented to 22.12.1995.

Date of commencement of Sch 6, 1.1.1996, sec 2 (1) and GG No 158 of 22.12.1995, p 8802.

Irrigation Corporations Act 1994 No 41

Assented to 02.06.1994.

Date of commencement of the provision of Sch 3 relating to the Dividing Fences Act 1991, 3.2.1995, sec 2 (1) and GG No 11 of 3.2.1995, p 581.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1994 No 32

Assented to 02.06.1994.

Date of commencement of the provision of Sch 1 relating to the Dividing Fences Act 1991, assent, Sch 1.

Roads Act 1993 No 33

Assented to 08.06.1993.

Date of commencement, 1.7.1993, sec 2 and GG No 73 of 1.7.1993, p 3343.

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Sec 3

Am 2008 No 72, Sch 1 [1] [2]; 2009 No 9, Sch 3.4 [1]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [1]; 2017 No 17, Sch 4.21 [1].

Sec 4

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [1]; 2009 No 9, Sch 3.4 [2]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [2]; 2017 No 17, Sch 4.21 [2].

Sec 5

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [1]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [3].

Sec 7

Am 2008 No 72, Sch 1 [3].

Sec 9

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [1]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [4].

Sec 11

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [1]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [5].

Sec 12

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 2; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [6].

Sec 13

Am 1994 No 32, Sch 1; 2005 No 28, Sch 5.14; 2007 No 94, Schs 1.31 [1] [2], 2, 3; 2009 No 9, Sch 3.4 [3]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [7]–[9]; 2017 No 17, Sch 4.21 [3].

Sec 13A

Ins 2010 No 27, Sch 2.1. Am 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [10].

Sec 14

Am 1995 No 101, Sch 6; 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [2]; 2008 No 72, Sch 1 [4]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [11]; 2018 No 25, Sch 3.5.

Sec 15

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [1]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [12].

Sec 17

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [1]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [13] [14].

Sec 18

Am 2002 No 83, Sch 2.6; 2009 No 119, Sch 2.8.

Sec 19

Am 2007 No 94, Schs 1.31 [1], 2. Rep 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [15].

Sec 22

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [2]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [16] [17].

Sec 23

Am 2007 No 94, Sch 1.31 [1]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [18].

Sec 24

Am 2008 No 72, Sch 1 [5]; 2013 No 95, Sch 8.9 [19]–[21].

Sec 25

Am 1993 No 33, Sch 1; 1994 No 41, Sch 3; 2008 No 73, Sch 7.1; 2010 No 38, Sch 3.1; 2014 No 74, Sch 3.6.

Sec 26

Am 2008 No 72, Sch 1 [6].

Sec 30

Rep 1999 No 85, Sch 4.

Sch 1

Am 2008 No 72, Sch 1 [7] [8].

Sch 2

Rep 1999 No 85, Sch 4.

Dividing Fences Bill 1991

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