Question: At a recent EGM, only one voting member was present physically, with 2 committee members attending via phone. Is being ‘present by phone’ the same as being ‘present personally’?
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Question: If an exclusive use lot holder performs improvements to exclusive use areas that do not meet required safety standards or building codes etc, is strata liable?
Question: Can the Owners Corporation vote to have tree maintenance transferred to a lot owner? The large planter box is currently common property.
Question: If an AGM recording is made, does the Chair have the right to insist any proposed amendment to the Minutes must be verified by his listening to the recording as proof?
In strataland, a quorum is the minimum number of voters who must be present at any general meeting (be that the annual one or an extraordinary one) to have a valid meeting. Simply put, if you don’t have a quorum you don’t have a meeting.
The Australian Consumer & Competition Commission (ACCC) has released an update report, the ACCC Northern Australia Insurance Inquiry, for their inquiry into the availability and affordability of strata insurance and home and contents insurance across North Australia.
Technology and automation will undoubtedly change the role of a strata manager in the coming years as the industry embraces change and owners demand greater transparency in relation to their strata community.