compensation questions

18 List and discuss the requisite conditions for the use of reinstatement as the primary method of valuation for resumption purposes. Are these rules fair?

19 Discuss the problem of a statutory land use control, which has been implemented before the date of resumption.

20 Should compensation be paid for a negative change in zoning? Discuss

21 List 5 advantages and disadvantages of using "transferable title rights" as compensation in lieu of special value to the owner.

22 Consider your state's legislation on the question of "hardship" and compare with other states' solutions to this problem.

23 What compensation and legal problems arise with the compulsory taking of native title land?


ALRC (1980) Land acquisition and compensation Report #14, Canberra, 1980.

Australian Law Reform Committee (ALRC) (1980) Land acquisition and compensation ALRC 14, 1980.

Else Mitchell J (1974) Do existing acquisition acts really provide for just compensation in all cases? The Valuer, January 1974, 2.

Nevill, M (Chairman) (1987) Thirteenth report of the standing committee on government agencies (WA),1987.

Stuart Morris, Report (1983) Land acquisition and compensation Stuart Morris, Melbourne.