Legal Compliance: Employer responsibilities and Buying, selling or leasing personal property

Published: 1 Jul 2019

Knowing how the law applies to all aspects of a farm business and complying with legislation is one way to significantly reduce risk. This fact sheet explores two priority business areas where proactive legal compliance can result in significant risk reduction for farm business operators. The two areas explored here are:

  • employer responsibilities; and
  • buying, selling or leasing personal property.


  • Know the rules: identify relevant legislation
  • Adopt best practice: plan to get it right the first time
  • Get some perspective: seek expert and independent advice
  • Be open and resourceful: there is plenty of expert help available

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Region: National

GRDC Project Code: ORM00017