Settlement Agents Code of Conduct - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to operate as a settlement agent.

The code outlines the minimum standards for all settlement agents and covers topics including:

  • general duties
  • employees
  • conflict of interest
  • appointment of licensee and payment of fees
  • specific duties of licensee
  • money.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Settlement Agents Act 1981 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Settlement Agents Regulations 1982 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Consumer Protection

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Consumer Protection

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Western Australia
Operating address: Level 2
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 100
East Perth, Western Australia 6892
Phone: 1300 304 054
Website: Consumer Protection (Opens in new window)