Local Government Act 1993 No 30
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 3 August 2020 at 23:07)
Chapter 15 Part 9 Section 604
604   Notice of transfer of land
(1)  Notice is required to be given to the council of the following events by the person specified in relation to the event—
(a)  the transfer of the estate of a rateable person in rateable land—by the transferee,
(b)  the entry into possession of rateable land under a mortgage—by the mortgagee,
(c)  the grant of probate or letters of administration in respect of the estate of a deceased person which includes an estate in rateable land—by the trustee, executor or administrator.
(2)  The notice must be given within 1 month after the event occurs.
(3)  It is not necessary to give notice of a mortgage or the discharge of a mortgage, except as provided by subsection (1)(b).
(4)  A person is taken to have satisfied the requirements of this section in relation to an event if notice of the event is lodged with the Registrar-General in accordance with the Conveyancing Act 1919 or the Real Property Act 1900 within 1 month after the event occurs.