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We represent our clients in neighbourhood disputes, including fencing, encroachment and boundary disputes.
For example, we will advise our clients about:
- the Neighbourhood Disputes (Dividing Fences and Trees) Act 2011 (Qld)
- the role of the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (‘QCAT’)
- the requirements of the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 2009 (Qld)
- the law on:
- private nuisance
- dividing fences
- retaining walls
- common boundaries
- neighbourhood trees
- commencing Court proceedings to:
- enforce QCAT orders
- seek damages
- seek an injunction
Contact us today on 07 3088 7937 or email us at email@example.com if you require legal advice, assistance or representation in these areas, or would like to arrange an initial consultation at our office to discuss your matter.
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