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Frustrated contracts                

Reference received: 7 August 1973


Report 25: Frustrated Contracts [PDF, 209Kb], June 1976

Tabled in parliament: 25 August 1976

Legislative action: Frust​rated Contracts Act 1978​; Limitation (Frustrated Contracts) Amendment Act 1978; District Court (Frustrated Contracts) Amendment Act 1978; Courts of Petty Sessions (Frustrated Contracts) Amendment Act 1978   

Judicial Citation: Upper Hunter Timbers Pty Ltd v Forestry Commission of NSW [1999] NSWCA 125 at para 52

Terms of reference

To consider the Law Reform (Frustrated Contracts) Act 1943 of the United Kingdom for the purpose of recommending whether it is suitable for adoption in New South Wales and, if it is suitable, what modification of it would be necessary, and incidental matters.​