By-Laws

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By-laws are rules that all residents living in a strata scheme must follow. By-laws cover the use of common property and conduct by-laws such as:

  • Keeping of animals or pets,
  • Visitor Parking,
  • Noise and
  • Smoking and/or smoke drift

Prospective tenants, current and potential owners should ask for a copy of the by-laws from the owners corporation, the strata manager or their real estate agent.

Whilst mandatory by-laws do not exist, there are Model by-laws are registered by the original owner, and can be changed, repealed or amended at a general meeting to meet the needs of the strata scheme. These are set out in legislation. New strata buildings are regulated under the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 and Strata Schemes Regulations 2016.