Committee management

Committee management

Find answers for issues with committee disagreements, accessing reports and meeting minutes, strata voting, and more

At the recent AGM 4 of the owners voted to limit the number of SC members to 3, is this correct? – Paul, NSW

Q: I am an owner in a strata block of 6. At the recent AGM 4 of the owners voted to …

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Why is thebody corporate is asking for more and more money and nothing changes. – Kathleen, NSW

Q: The body corporate is asking for more and more money and nothing changes. Can someone help to look into how …

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Can you help me to understand how I can find information regarding the requirements of my strata? – Jessica, QLD

Q: Please can you help me to understand how I can find information regarding the requirements of my strata.
For example, my …

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If all four owners are present, and two abstain from voting, can the ordinary resolution be achieved if the remaining two owners vote in favour? – Jayne, NSW

Q: When voting on an ordinary resolution at an AGM, in what circumstances would a lot owner, who is financial, abstain …

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Why are motions for the AGM only accepted 3 months before the AGM date? – Delys, QLD

Q: Why are motions for the AGM only accepted 3 months before the AGM date?

A: The Body Corporate Regulations detail the …

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Am I allowed to get solar panels on my townhouse? – Michelle, QLD

Q: Am I allowed to get solar panels on my townhouse?

A: For an owner to make alterations to the external appearance …

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Is it ok to have the “Certificate of Plant Item Registration” on our noticeboards instead of in the lift itself? – Stuart, NSW

Q: The “Certificate of Plant Item Registration” for the lift states:
‘This certificate of registration (or a copy) must be kept in …

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Can a strata committee member give a proxy to another committee member at a strata committee meeting? – Stuart, NSW

Q: Can a strata committee member give a proxy to another committee member at a strata committee meeting?

A: Under the Legislation, …

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An owner in our nine single story unit complex wants to change the roofing. What percentage of owners needs to agree for it to go ahead? – Dee, VIC

Q:¬†An owner in our 9 single story unit complex wants to change the roof colour and roofing material from tile to …

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What is the correct way to vote and get approval for owners who would like to install fencing around individual lots in a townhouse block of 12? – Olivia, NSW

Q: Majority of our owners would like to put up fencing around our individual lots in a townhouse block of 12. …

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I pay an owners corporation fee but I’ve seen no signs of the proposed services being completed. Why do I need to pay this fee? – Maria, VIC

Q: I have been residing in 13 Kai Close, Caroline Springs for about 6 months and have a couple of questions:
The …

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What percentage of votes are enough to change strata managers or does it have to be unanimous? – Sandra, NSW

Q: What percentage of votes are enough to change strata managers or does it have to be unanimous?

A: To change the …

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