Owners often want to carry out various renovations on their strata properties. But before commencing the work it is important to know what type of renovation your planned work is classified as and also whether you need any approval from the owners corporation.

The following document from NSW Fair Trading provides a clear and succinct summary of what sort of work constitutes cosmetic, minor and major renovations. It also outlines what you need to do in terms of getting approval should your planned work fall under the minor or major category.

NSW Fair Trading Guide to Cosmetic, Minor and Major Renovations

If your building is managed by Strata Excellence, don’t hesitate to get in touch should you require more information. You can also submit your Renovations Request here.