Statutory declarations sworn outside the state of New South Wales must be sworn in accordance with the provisions of the local legislation see section 169 of the Conveyancing Act 1919.
If you need to make a statutory declaration that concerns a state, territory or country, please visit the relevant authority’s website for further information.
Commonwealth or ACT
www.comlaw.gov.au - Commonwealth legislation
www.legislation.act.gov.au - ACT legislation
Declarations made under the Commonwealth legislation, Statutory Declarations Act 1959, should only be used in relation to Commonwealth legislation, however, LPI will accept them.
www.legislation.vic.gov.au - Victorian legislation
www.legislation.qld.gov.au - Queensland legislation
www.slp.wa.gov.au - Western Australian legislation
www.legislation.sa.gov.au - South Australian legislation
www.thelaw.tas.gov.au - Tasmanian legislation
www.dcm.nt.gov.au/strong_service_delivery/supporting_government/current_northern_territory_legislation_database - Northern Territory legislation
www.legislation.govt.nz - New Zealand legislation
www.legislation.gov.hk - Hong Kong legislation
http://statutes.agc.gov.sg - Singapore legislation
www.legislation.gov.uk - United Kingdom legislation
See our fact sheet What is a statutory declaration? (PDF 196.4KB) for information on statutory declarations made in New South Wales.