Committee management

Is the owners corporation allowed to make a profit on the fees charged each year and retain excess money year on year? – Ian, VIC

Q: Is the owners corporation allowed to make a profit on the fees charged each year and retain excess money year …

Read more

Is a lot owner in a Residential Standard Module able to bring a non voting person to an AGM as support or an adviser? – Brian, QLD

Q: Is a lot owner in a Residential Standard Module able to bring a non-voting person to an AGM as support …

Read more

Do we need a majority or a unanimous vote to change common property area (i.e. driveways next to the home)? – Rita, NSW

Q: Do we need a majority or a unanimous vote to change common property area (ie driveways next to the home?) …

Read more

How many make a decision making quorum in an ordinary meeting of a total of 7 members? – Stephen, QLD

Q: How many make a decision making quorum in an ordinary meeting of a total of 7 members?
 
A: This will depend …

Read more

If I own two units in the same complex do I get two votes on each resolution? – Yvette, QLD

Q: If I own two units in the same complex do I get two votes on each resolution?
 
A: When it comes …

Read more

How can we get our committee to enforce the visitor parking by-law? – Marie, QLD

Q: How can we get our committee to enforce the visitor parking by-law? They have not acted on form 1 issued …

Read more

Owners of a block of units would like to call an extraordinary meeting. How do we go about this? – Maria, NSW

Q: Owners of a block of units would like to call an extraordinary meeting. How do we go about this? Do …

Read more

Do you have a ‘Code of Etiquette’ or Conduct or similar? Also, do you have a written process for how to deal with repairs, requests, work order, etc? – Sue, NSW

Q: Do you have a ‘code of etiquette’ or conduct or similar? I have recently become secretary of our strata committee …

Read more

Are there any reasons such as legal orders which allow any owner to have a legal right not to pay strata fee?- Steven, NSW

Q: Are there any reasons such as legal orders which allow any owner to have a legal right not to pay …

Read more

Is the owner who has not paid strata fee qualified to continue or become a committe member? – Steven, NSW

Q: Is the owner who has not paid strata fees qualified to continue or become a committee member?
 
A: No, as owners …

Read more