Western Australia







Trustee Ordinance 1854






An Ordinance to consolidate and amend the Laws relating to the Conveyance and Transfer of Real and Personal Property vested in Trustees and Mortgagees.

[Assented to 20th June, 1854.]






    Whereas it is expedient that the laws relating to the conveyance and transfer of Real and Personal Property vested in trustees and mortgagees should be consolidated and enlarged: Be it enacted by His Excellency the Governor of Western Australia and its Dependencies, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, that so much of the Ordinance No. 4 of the sixth year of the reign of his late Majesty King William IV., as adopts and makes applicable in the administration of justice in this Colony an Act of Parliament passed in the first year of the reign of His said late Majesty, intituled 'An Act for amending the Laws respecting the Conveyances and Transfers of Estates and Funds vested in Trustees and Mortgagees, and for enabling Courts of Equity to give effect to their Decrees and Orders in certain Cases,' and so much of the Ordinance No. 13 of the seventh year of the reign of Her present Majesty as adopts and makes applicable in the administration of justice in this Colony an Act of Parliament passed in a session held in the first and second years of the reign of Her present Majesty, intituled 'An Act to remove doubts respecting Conveyances of Estates vested in Heirs and devisees of Mortgagees,' shall be and the same are hereby repealed.


Note: This is not an authorised version. The only authorised version is the hardcopy (printed) version published under authority of the Government Printer, available from the State Law Publisher, 10 William St Perth W.A. 6000.