The scientific indication to the Commission of false or misleading information in a legal statement or statement may be contrary to sections 136, 137.1 and 137.2 of the Commonwealth Criminal Code. The fine for violating these sections is imprisonment for up to 12 months and/or a fine of up to $12,600 for an individual or $63,000 for an entity. If you want your home loan to be approved quickly, we recommend that you check your stats level before returning it to the lender. Only certain persons can testify to a legal declaration of the Commonwealth. Applications for work, health and safety permits must be accompanied by a legal declaration (see Form F42B – Legal Declaration of Support for an Application for a WHS Entry Permit). A list of persons who may be witnesses can be found in the 2018 Articles of Association and at the end of the Commission`s declaration form (Word). Under the Statutory Declarations Act 1835, a statement may be made before any person legally entitled to hear them (for example. B a lawyer or a legal officer),  or before any justice of the peace. In addition, officers of the armed forces of higher and higher rank, as well as British diplomatic and consular officers, can certify a legal declaration.  In addition, the penalty for intentional misrepresentation in a statutory statement under section 11 of the Statutory Declarations Act 1959 is punishable by up to four years` imprisonment. From 1 January 2020, legal declarations must follow the procedure described below. This process is described in the Oaths and Affirmations Act 2018.
After the applicant (the person making the legal statement) and the witness have signed the document, the copy of the legal statement must be sent to the person concerned before it is completed. Legal statements can be used as a method to legally change your name.  They can be used by UK financial institutions to enable the transfer of assets of relatively small value (usually less than £15,000) to executors or other persons legally authorised to manage or benefit from a deceased person`s estate. It is also important that the witness verifies that the legal statement does not contain spaces and that all the information requested on the form is indicated, including the name, address and profession/qualification of the person making the statement and the witness. In most cases, Stat Decs are certified by a justice of the peace (JP) or a lawyer. However, there are many other acceptable witnesses. Sign the declaration and indicate the date. “I, [your full name] of [your address], declare that the content of this legal statement is true and correct.” The support person should then send the document to the person making the legal statement to finalize the legal statement. There are many other types of statistics that may be required of banks. If your lender asks you to sign a statistic that you deem inappropriate, talk to us and we can help you find a bank that doesn`t have this requirement.
If you want to make a legal statement, call one of our offices or write to us through our contact company and we will gladly help you. How to make a legal statementA statement of law is a legal welfare governed by the Statutory Declarations Act 1835. All legal declarations must contain the following text. As part of your mortgage application, your bank may ask you to make a legal statement (also known as “Stat Dec”) to confirm specific information. Lenders tend to be cautious and ask for legal explanations for information that is not relevant to a loan or that has already been verified via another document.. . . .