Evidentiary Requirements Manual
When you buy or acquire property in Victoria, you pay land transfer duty on your property, unless an exemption applies. The Evidentiary Requirements Manual provides guidance in relation to the evidence you need to provide the SRO so that we can assess your transaction or grant an exemption in accordance with the Duties Act 2000.
- Duties Online - lodge documents through Duties Online
- ELM - lodge documents through Electronic Lodgement Model which is accessed through Duties Online
- SRO - lodge documents via mail or email with the SRO
Digital duties forms
The all-in-one digital duties form has replaced a number of paper-based land transfer duty forms.
You must use the digital duties form for all contracts, or where there is no contract, all transfers, entered into on or after 1 July 2017. Any reference to these forms in the Evidentiary Requirements Manual should be read as a reference to the digital duties form.