Legislation & Compliance

Different types of strata insurances

Different types of strata insurances
If you live in a strata property, then it’s likely that you are aware what it means …

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water damage in strata

Water damage in strata: who pays?

Water damage in strata: who pays? 
Strata buildings are complex structures. Water pipes, wiring, and ducts are all hidden in walls, floors, …

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Negotiating the minefield of building defects

For strata managers, the realisation that Australia has a severe defects crisis crystallised well before Sydney’s Opal or Mascot Tower covered …

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From making buildings to caring for buildings

Regardless of whether you’re the strata manager, owner, tenant, insurer, design or building professional, Australia’s defects crisis is triggering a much-needed …

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What is cladding and why is it important?

Today, cladding is often associated with modern disasters like the Grenfell Tower fire in London but it’s a construction technique that’s …

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A strata lawyer sheds light on the cladding crisis

Picture: Lawyer Paul Jurdeczka talks about the cladding crisis in Australia.
 
A Deakin University and Griffith University study found that cladding was …

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The NSW government releases new draft legislation on Airbnb-style letting

The NSW government has officially opened the door to public comment more than one year after announcing plans to regulate short-term …

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The latest on cladding: is your building fire proof?

Finding it hard to keep up with changes to combat the cladding crisis? Here’s what is happening across Australia
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It’s 2019 and …

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New NSW strata laws on the horizon

By Dr. Adrian Carr (Corporate Licensee-In-Charge, PICA Group) 

The strata community and building industry are on the cusp of legislative change. Let’s …

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6 strata trends to watch out for after NSW elections

The results from the New South Wales elections will determine how the various impending legislative changes stand to affect the strata …

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