16 Feb 2023: Changes announced to the Qld body corporate legislation. What’s happening and what do committees need to know?
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Question: I’ve just received minutes of the AGM showing yearly fees will increase from $2000 to $3000 annually. Only 50% of owners voted for the increase. Is a quorum of 80% required for the meeting to proceed?
Question: A waste pipe to only one unit runs from a shared pipe under common property through a lot’s exclusive use balcony then through the lot’s boundary wall and out into the unit. Is the owner responsible for the pipe back to the shared pipe or just the section inside the unit?
Question: Without approval, an owner has DIY cement rendered brick walls and the building facade in their courtyard. What should we do?
Question: My unit door has been replaced twice over the last few months with non compliant doors. How do I ensure the correct door is installed at the cost of the owners corporation?
Question: Around 70% of apartments are holiday let in our NSW resort strata plan. Can we introduce a by-law that requires all leased apartments to have mandatory landlords insurance?
Question: Who retains the fees paid when an owner pays a fee to access body corporate records?