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The list below shows you the Acts that are allocated to our relevant Ministers and which OFS administers.

DFS Legislation

Each piece of OFS legislation that is currently "in force" resides on the legislation.nsw website where you can also view amendments and other historical details, and the related Regulations.

Minister for Commerce

The Minister for Commerce has joint administration of all Acts listed for the Minister for Fair Trading and the following Acts:

Architects Act 2003 No 89
Border Railways Act 1922 No 16
Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 No 46
Contractors Debts Act 1997 No 110
Government Telecommunications Act 1991 No 77
Land Acquisition (Charitable Institutions) Act 1946 No 55
Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 No 22
Partnership Act 1892 55 Vic No 12
in so far as it relates to the functions of the Registrar of the register of limited partnerships and incorporated limited partnerships and to the setting of fees to be charged for maintaining that register, jointly with the Attorney General and the Minister for Fair Trading (remainder, the Attorney General)
Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002 No 43, Chapter 7 (jointly with the Treasurer; remainder Premier, except parts, jointly the Premier and Minister for Public Sector Reform)
Public Works Act 1912 No 45 (except section 34 (3) and (4), the Minister for Water)
State Records Act 1998 No 17
Teacher Housing Authority Act 1975 No 27

View the above Acts allocated to the Minister for Commerce.

Minister for Fair Trading

The Minister for Fair Trading has joint administration of the following Acts with the Minister for Commerce:

Associations Incorporation Act 1984 No 143
Associations Incorporation Act 2009 No 7
Business Names Act 2002 No 97
Community Land Management Act 1989 No 202
Consumer Claims Act 1998 No 162
Consumer Credit Administration Act 1995 No 69
Consumer Credit (New South Wales) Act 1995 No 7
Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal Act 2001 No 82
Contracts Review Act 1980 No 16
Conveyancers Licensing Act 2003 No 3
Co-operative Housing and Starr-Bowkett Societies Act 1998 No 11
Co-operatives Act 1992 No 18
Credit Act 1984 No 94
Credit (Home Finance Contracts) Act 1984 No 97
Electricity (Consumer Safety) Act 2004 No 4
Fair Trading Act 1987 No 68
Fitness Services (Pre-paid Fees) Act 2000 No 95
Funeral Funds Act 1979 No 106
Gas Supply Act 1996 No 38, section 83A (remainder, the Minister for Energy)
Holiday Parks (Long-term Casual Occupation) Act 2002 No 88
Home Building Act 1989 No 147
HomeFund Commissioner Act 1993 No 9
HomeFund Restructuring Act 1993 No 112, sections 14, 15, 16 and Schedule 2 (remainder, the Minister for Housing)
Landlord and Tenant Act 1899 No 18
Landlord and Tenant (Amendment) Act 1948 No 25
Landlord and Tenant (Rental Bonds) Act 1977 No 44
Motor Dealers Act 1974 No 52
Motor Vehicle Repairs Act 1980 No 71
Partnership Act 1892 55 Vic No 12 in so far as it relates to the functions of the Registrar of the register of limited partnerships and incorporated limited partnerships and to the setting of fees to be charged for maintaining that register, jointly with the Attorney General and the Minister for Commerce (remainder, the Attorney General)
Pawnbrokers and Second-hand Dealers Act 1996 No 13
Price Exploitation Code (New South Wales) Act 1999 No 55
Prices Regulation Act 1948 No 26
Property, Stock and Business Agents Act 2002 No 66
Registration of Interests in Goods Act 1986 No 37
Residential Parks Act 1998 No 142
Residential Tenancies Act 1987 No 26
Retirement Villages Act 1999 No 81
Strata Schemes Management Act 1996 No 138
Trade Measurement Act 1989 No 233
Trade Measurement Administration Act 1989 No 234
Trade Measurement (Repeal) Act 2009 No 108
Travel Agents Act 1986 No 5
Valuers Act 2003 No 4
Warehousemen’s Liens Act 1935 No 19

View the above Acts allocated to the Minister for Fair Trading.

Minister for Industrial Relations

The relevant Acts currently administered by the Minister for Industrial Relations are:

Annual Holidays Act 1944 No 31
Associated General Contractors Insurance Company Limited Act 1980 No 38
Banks and Bank Holidays Act 1912 No 43 (except part, the Treasurer)
Broken Hill Trades Hall Site Act of 1898 No 31
Broken Hill Trades Hall Site Extension Act 1915 No 42
Builders Labourers Federation (Special Provisions) Act 1986 No 17
Building and Construction Industry Long Service Payments Act 1986 No 19
Coal Industry (Industrial Matters) Act 1946 No 44
Employment Protection Act 1982 No 122
Entertainment Industry Act 1989 No 230
Essential Services Act 1988 No 41 (except parts, the Premier)
Funeral Services Industry (Days of Operation) Repeal Act 2000 No 14
Hairdressers Act 2003 No 62
Industrial Arbitration (Special Provisions) Act 1984 No 121
Industrial Relations Act 1996 No 17 (except parts, the Attorney General)
Industrial Relations (Child Employment) Act 2006 No 96
Industrial Relations (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2009 No 115
Industrial Relations (Ethical Clothing Trades) Act 2001 No 128
Long Service Leave Act 1955 No 38
Long Service Leave (Metalliferous Mining Industry) Act 1963 No 48
Shop Trading Act 2008 No 49

View the above Acts allocated to the Minister for Industrial Relations.

Minister for Small Business

The relevant Act currently administered by the Minister for Small Business is:

Treasurer

The relevant Act currently administered by the Treasurer is:

Land Acquisition

Forms

Notice Requiring Acquisition of Land approved pursuant to section 23(1) of the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 published in the New South Wales Government Gazette No 75, 26 June 1992

Claim for Compensation approved pursuant to section 39 of the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 published in the New South Wales Government Gazette No 75, 26 June 1992

Compensation Notice approved pursuant to section 42(2) of the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 published in the New South Wales Government Gazette No 75, 26 June 1992

Acceptance of Offer of Compensation - Gazette No 68 12 June 1992 p. 3981

Claim for Compensation for Abandoned Acquisition of Land Notice approved pursuant to section 71(1) of the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 published in the New South Wales Government Gazette No 75, 26 June 1992

Proposed Acquisition Notice approved pursuant to section 11 of the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 published in the New South Wales Government Gazette No 75, 26 June 1992

Interest

Rates of Interest 2010

Rates of Interest 2009

Rates of Interest 2008

Rates of Interest 2007

Information is also available on the NSW Treasury website

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