SMH Domain talks with Muellers Strata Lawyers about gaping loopholes in the new strata laws.
NCAT confirms it does not have power to impose monetary penalties on persons who breach orders.
NCAT has ordered an owners corporation to pay compensation to a unit owner for water damage caused by defects in the common property.
An NCAT decision allowing a lot owner to keep unauthorised renovations was recently overturned by the Supreme Court.
NCAT has confirmed that it is business as usual and that appeals against decisions of Strata Adjudicators will continue to be dealt with by NCAT.
What is the difference between strata mediation and strata adjudication? How long does the process take? How much does it cost?
This case highlights the uncertainty of relying on the date of issue of an occupation certificate.
What is the difference between strata mediation and strata adjudication and how are most strata disputes resolved?
Supreme Court found that objection to a payment claim must be put into a payment schedule under that Act and served on the party making the claim.
Surveyors are not perfect. They can make mistakes when drawing strata plans. But what happens once a strata plan containing errors is registered?