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Victoria Oaths & Affirmations Act 2018

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This program has been developed specifically for ‘Authorised Witnesses‘ as part of legislation and regulations issued by the Commonwealth, States and Territories within Australia. There are differences between each responsible authority, usually managed through the associated ‘Justice Authority’ and should always be checked to ensure compliance. This module makes special attention to the Victorian legislation …

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Victoria Oaths & Affirmations Act 2018

What is an ‘Authorised Witness’?

An authorised witness is someone who can witness and sign a range of documents. Each state of Australia has determined and documented a list of those professions that are recognised by legislation¬†as being authorised witnesses for certifying copies of documents, witnessing statutory declarations, and receiving affidavits. The list of professions is slightly different in each …

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What you need to know

This program has been developed specifically for ‘Authorised Witnesses‘ as part of legislation and regulations issued by the Commonwealth, States and Territories within Australia. There are differences between each responsible authority, usually managed through the associated ‘Justice Authority’ and should always be checked to ensure compliance. This module pays special attention to the Victorian legislation …

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