Frequently Asked Question

This question about arranging resident working bees has been answered by Tony Overell. Tony has 15 years within the property industry and 11 of those years have been in Owners Corporation Management sector. Question: Can we arrange resident working bees to clean and secure areas that are not covered on maintenance contracts without stepping on
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Dealing with building defects

Changes to process for dealing with building defects Since 26 April 2017 there has been a change to the process for Owners Corporations dealing with building defects. If an Owners Corporation wishes to take action against a builder for failing to rectify building defects then rather than making an application to the Victorian Civil &
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Owners Corporations Amendment (Short-stay Accommodation) Bill 2016

In November 2016, the Victorian Parliament agreed to refer the Owners Corporations Amendment (Short-stay Accommodation) Bill 2016 to the Environment and Planning Committee for inquiry, consideration and report in relation to: • Undertaking proper consultation with peer sector economy providers, individuals, owners corporations and short-stay letting providers; • The impact on individuals, families, apartment owners
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