Definition : Memorandum

A compulsory document completing the preliminary contract and containing the information specified by the Civil Code of Québec. The Memorandum must be remitted to the purchaser by a builder or a developer when the sale includes a fraction of divided co-ownership of the immovable for residential purpose, and that this immovable comprises or is part of a complex with at least ten dwellings.

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The Civil Code provides, in specific cases, that it is compulsory to annex to the preliminary contract   documents which become an integral part of the contract.
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