(1) This section applies to:
(a) the grant of a lease to a Commonwealth entity under section 19A; or
(aa) the extension of the term of a lease granted under that section (as mentioned in subsection 19A(4A)) if the lease is held by a Commonwealth entity at the time of the variation mentioned in that subsection; or
(b) the transfer of a lease to a Commonwealth entity in accordance with that section; or
(c) the transfer of a lease from a Commonwealth entity to an NT entity in accordance with that section.
(2) No stamp duty or similar tax is payable under a law of the Northern Territory in respect of the grant, extension or transfer.
(3) On the application of the Commonwealth entity or the NT entity, the Registrar-General or other appropriate officer under the law of the Northern Territory relating to the transfer of land must register the instrument of grant, extension or transfer as if it were duly executed under that law.