Alpaca my bags! Is there an Alpaca in your Sydney Apartment?

Natalee VenegasMarch 30th, 2017

Pets can be great. They can comfort you when you feel sad, and provide companionship when you’re lonely.  At Lawyers Chambers, we regularly hear disputes about furry friends in apartment blocks, but usually they are of the cat or dog type. Earlier this year though, CCTV at the Discovery Point apartment complex in Sydney’s Wolli Creek […]

Keeping animals in strata – Part 2 – the road to approval

Savina YangJune 26th, 2014

Previously, I wrote about when and how a resident of a strata scheme can keep pets in their lot. Today, I set out the process than can be undertaken if the owners corporation has rejected your request to keep a pet. So, you have written to the executive committee, enclosing a photo of Max lying […]

Can I have a pet? Please? Keeping an animal in strata – Part 1

Savina YangApril 30th, 2014

When I was a kid, my Christmas wish-list every year included a puppy. But all I remember was receiving different pairs of I-swear-they-are-fashionable-funky-socks and some you-will-grow-into-them-sweaters from my parents. I must admit, Santa and I were not on the best of terms for a long time. But eventually, I realised the real obstacle standing between […]