Are smokers in strata apartments unknowingly breaching by-laws? Here we share a recent NCAT case with smoke drift and air space….
With the fight against smoke drift in strata blocks and new precedents being set consideration must be given to smoking by-laws in strata.
Changes to strata laws have impacted many strata by-laws so it’s time to review these by-laws!
Combustible cladding what can you do to help mitigate and minimise the risk?
Come November 2016, throwing a snag on the barbie or having a puff on a ciggie could be considered a ‘nuisance or hazard’.
Over 90 new strata laws will come into play later this year and of the 90 here are the top 10!
By-laws allowing pets in units, managing illegal parking and curbing smoking have been overhauled.
NCAT recently ordered the landlord of a strata unit in Potts Point to pay compensation to his tenant for second hand smoke exposure.
Smoke-free environments are now being enforced in the form of strata by-laws. I this going too far? Should strict by-laws be adopted?