Short term letting in strata

Amanda FarmerNovember 29th, 2015

Last week, I was invited by strata management company Dynamic Property Services to sit on a panel, together with other strata ‘experts’, and answer a range of questions asked by strata owners. One of those questions was: what to do about short term letting in strata? Below I share with you my personal notes made […]

Local council appointed to represent strata lot owners in legal proceedings

Georgia Kate MorganJuly 30th, 2014

A recent NSW Court of Appeal decision saw a local Council appointed to represent over 300 strata lot owners in legal proceedings.
Burwood Council brought proceedings against the developer and private certifiers of a large residential strata scheme in Burwood because the design and construction of the building was inconsistent with the development consents issued by Council.

Registration of swimming pools – update

Georgia Kate MorganApril 30th, 2014

In November last year we posted about the upcoming amendments to legislation with regard to all pools in NSW. (Just in case you didn’t see it, here is a link – http://lawyerschambers.com.au/register-your-swimming-pool-now/). The deadline to register all pools in NSW was 19 November 2013, though you can still register online at http://www.swimmingpoolregister.nsw.gov.au/. Prior to selling […]

Register your swimming pool now!

Georgia Kate MorganNovember 15th, 2013

Did you know you need to register your swimming pool by 19 November 2013? The Swimming Pools Amendment Act 2012 was implemented on 29 October 2012, however different parts of it came into effect at different times. Below is a summary of the upcoming changes and deadlines for all owners, including strata property owners with […]