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PROPERTY LAW ACT 1974 - SECT 56
Guarantees to be in writing
56 Guarantees to be in writing
(1) No action may be brought upon any promise to guarantee any liability of
another unless the promise upon which such action is brought, or some
memorandum or note of the promise, is in writing, and signed by the party to
be charged, or by some other person by the party lawfully authorised.
promise, or memorandum or note of a promise, in writing shall not be treated
as insufficient for the purpose of this section merely because the
consideration for such promise does not appear in writing or by necessary
inference from a written document.
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