When buying or selling properties on the Gold Coast it is important to be aware that the Gold Coast City Council has made a new Local Law No 17 relating to maintenance of works in waterway areas. The new Local Law includes a section which applies to contracts of sale for certain properties in the Gold Coast city area and provides a buyer with a right of termination if relevant disclosures are not made by the seller. Any person buying or selling a property which may be affected by revetment walls, training walls, jetties or pontoons are located completely, partially or near the property needs to consider the impact of the new Local Law. Conveyancing Solicitors understands that the new Gold Coast Local Law is due to commence shortly. Conveyancing Solicitors are conveyancing experts and we can give you up to date advice if you have any concerns as a buyer or a seller of waterways property on the Gold Coast.