As more people are choosing apartment living, it becomes crucial to understand how you can make the most of community living. This means gaining knowledge of how an owners corporation works, what your rights and responsibilities are, and who you can go to for navigating the sometimes complex world of owners corporation living. Luckily, PICA Group has created the Victoria owners corporation legislation made easy guide.
Our Community Living guides are designed to address the topics that will help enhance community living throughout our country.
By discussing these topics and explaining what they are, how they affect you, and addressing the common misconceptions around each topic, we aim to provide you with the tools to enhance liveability, certainty, and harmony within Australia’s community living landscape.
The role of an owners corporation manager or provider is to assist in the day-to-day operations of an owners corporation. Here’s a guide on selecting an owners corporation manager that will benefit your owners corporation property.
One of the many functions of an owners corporation is taking out and paying premiums on insurance for common property. In Victoria, owners corporations are required to ensure all buildings on the common property.
In an owners corporation property, you have shared ownership with all other owners of common property areas, amenities, and assets. As owners, you are collectively responsible to ensure it is maintained and the running costs such as cleaners and utilities are covered.