Stage 2: Claim for compensation

Your claim

Once the acquiring authority has issued a proposed acquisition notice, the landowner and anyone else with an interest in the land should complete a section 39 claim for compensation form.

You can get this form from:

You should include the full details of your claim. The valuers who assess your compensation will consider only the information in this form so it is important that you complete this form carefully. You can request a conference to explain your claim to us.

Send your completed form to: or

Compensation Valuations
Valuation NSW
Level 5, 12 Darcy Street
Parramatta Square
Parramatta NSW 2150

You can also send your form to the acquiring authority.

Page 10 of Your guide to the valuer generals role in compulsory acquisition (PDF 575.4 KB) has more information on the things you can claim under the Land Acquisition Act.

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