Conveyancing Act 1919 No 6
66Q Meaning of “residential property”
(1) For the purposes of this Division, residential
(a) land on which are situated (or in the course of construction) not
more than two places of residence, and no other improvements,
(b) vacant land on which the construction of a single place of
residence alone is not prohibited by law, or
(c) a lot or lots (including a proposed lot or lots) under the Strata Schemes (Freehold Development) Act
1973 or the Strata Schemes
(Leasehold Development) Act 1986, comprising not more than one
place of residence alone, whether constructed or in the course of
construction, and including any place used or designed for use for a purpose
ancillary to the place of residence.
(2) Residential property does not however include:
(a) land or a lot that is used wholly for non-residential purposes,
(b) land that is more than 2.5 hectares in area (or such other area as
may be prescribed).
(3) For the purposes of this section, place of
residence means a building or part thereof used, or currently
designed for use, as a single dwelling only, and includes outbuildings or
other appurtenances incidental to any such use.