News

Changes to Swimming Pool Register

From 1 January 2018 NSW Fair Trading took over the administrative functions for the swimming pools register from the Office of Local Government. Remember if your Strata owns a swimming pool in NSW it must be registered on the NSW Swimming Pool Register. There is a...

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What Does a Building Manager Do?

A building manager (also called a caretaker or resident manager) helps with the day-to-day running of the building. They generally assist the owners corporation to: Manage common property Control the use of common property by people other than owners and residents...

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Enforcement of Parking Restrictions on Strata Schemes

Council rangers may inspect strata schemes in their area to ensure the number of emergency and visitor parking spaces allocated in the development consent is complied with. They may fine the owners corporation if these requirements are not met. The owners corporation...

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What to consider when choosing a Strata Manager

Our insider tips to the questions you should be asking your prospective Strata Manager. Good or bad, most people judge an entire strata agency on the working relationship they have with their strata manager. We have prepared this short list of questions that you...

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Appointing a proxy under the new legislation

As we move into the new legislation, there is a lot to know / familiarise ourselves with the 90 changes that have occurred since November 30th, 2016. To start with, Strata Excellence would like to brief you on the following proxy appointment changes. Proxy appointment...

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