In this article, we take a closer look at the new laws regulating pet ownership in strata buildings and the pitfalls associated with them.
As of 25 August 2021, by-laws banning the keeping of animals within strata are prohibited unless they cause ‘unreasonable interference’.
Any strata blocks that wait for the ‘dust to settle’ before changing their ‘no’ pets by-law may live to regret that decision. Update it now!
With an estimated one in five people in New South Wales living within a strata scheme, the chances of a potential (or current) tenant owning a pet are high.