In a win for owners corporations, the Supreme Court has just announced that the definition of “major building defects” in the legislation should be given a broad meaning.
Across strata there are many building defects which have previously been categorised as minor. These can now possibly be considered as major and covered by the 6 year warranty period.
As this is a complicated area of law, it is best to seek legal advise ASAP.
This recent case will provide you with more information Strata is your minor building defect now a major defect?
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