Conveyancing Exam Preparation Workshop

The Conveyancing examination for 2019 is just around the corner.

2nd Intake 

This workshop is primarily aimed at assisting candidates prepare for the Conveyancing Examination.

NB: Please note the required documents below.

Dates:  2nd Intake Exam Prep course 
Durban: 12, 19, 26 August 2019 | Duration: 17:30 - 21:00 Registration closure: 6 August 2019
Cape Town: 28, 29, 30 August 2019 | Duration: 17:30 - 21:00 Registration closure: 16 August 2019
Pretoria: 28, 29, 30 August 2019 | Duration: 15:00 - 18:00 Registration closure: 16 August 2019

Link: Click here to Download 2019 Registration form for Conveyancing Exam Preparation Workshop  

Workshop Documents Required
Participants should please bring the following required documents/publications to the workshop: 

Essential publications

  • Deeds Registries Act and Regulations (Juta publication)
  • Transfer Duty Act (see Saflii website section Transfer Duty Act and SARS – Transfer Duty Act (12 December 2017 – see SARS website)
  • Sectional Titles Act and Regulations (Juta publication)
  • Alienation of Land Act (Juta publication)
  • Relevant conference resolutions – the last three years (access Articles, Registrars conference Resolutions - 2018/55658 at the Gost Digest website)

Useful additional documents

  1. Practitioner’s Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice by Allen West available from
  2. Chief Registrar’s Circulars and Conference Resolutions (Butterworth’s loose-leaf binder).
  3. Conveyancing Practice Guide, 4th Edition by J.O. Christie (LexisNexis publication:
  4. Conveyancing study notes by LEAD available from
  5. Relevant sections of other Acts as set out in the 2019 syllabus.

Please note that without the essential publications, you will lack the tools required for effective preparation and you will not derive the full benefit from the workshop.

For the Pretoria workshop, the following documents will suffice:

  1. Allen West book "Practitioner’s Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice";
  2. LEAD study notes;
  3. “Legislation for LEAD Conveyancing and Notarial 2019” (available from; and

Competency-Based Examination for Admission as a Conveyancer    
11 September 2019 (Registration deadline: 20 August 2019)    

Conveyancing examination syllabus (2019): 

Copies of relevant conference resolutions for the last three years. Once you have registered, please contact if you need electronic copies of conference resolutions for the last three years to be e-mailed to you.