body corporate

Australia's #1 for Law
Join 150,000 Australians every month. Ask a question, respond to a question and better understand the law today!
FREE - Join Now
  1. M

    Body Corporate- Repairs/Issues

    Needing some guidance in regards to our rights as owners of a holiday unit managed by body corporate who we pay a $5000 yearly fee. Our Unit is a holiday rental that is managed by a local property management agency. We have had a reoccurring leaks, caused by rain, that our body corporate have...
  2. waikit

    VIC Body Corporate demanding fly screen down.

    Hi, I am asking on behalf of my auntie. My auntie had installed a fly screen facing out side her main entrance. She lives in an apartment with body corporate. Her body corporate demanding her to take it down for reason being "did not have pre-approval from the board and the fly screen apparently...
  3. N

    QLD Body corporate stickered my car

    I was visiting a friend down the gold coast and after having a polite conversation with the property manager yesterday I parked my car out on the street. My car was parked with 2 wheels on the nature strip ( I know it's not allowed but it is a narrow road and bin day, plus there was other cars...
  4. jeesys

    ACT Body corporate sent invoices to wrong address for 6.5 years and now want 5K legal fees to be paid by me

    Background: I was living in a rented unit from 2008 Jan till -2010 June. And I moved out of this rental property to a different house in June 2010. I had given a deposit to a developer for the purchase of an investment townhouse in 2009 June as a house and land package. And the address given...
  5. Molly rose

    QLD Getting copies of correspondence from body Corporate

    I am the tenant and I was issued a breach notice on my tenancy at the request of the body Corporate as they had received 3 complaints from other tenants, I suffer from quite severe mental illness and keep to myself I rarely leave my house and the complaints were after about a week and. Half...
  6. K

    QLD Body Corporate Car Towing

    Hi body corporate has towed my car, without trying to contact me about it. It was parked where my dad used to live. He moved and I stupidly didn't move the car. Anyway, I can't afford to pay the towing fee to get my car back. Can they sell my car to recover the fee?
  7. C

    QLD Sue Upstairs Unit Owner, Property Manager, Body Corp Committee for Enabling & Aiding Stalking

    So Myself my partner and our child have been stalked by our upstairs neighbours daily for 7 months now. We are owners and female and male late 20s upstairs are renting. I am primary target and am followed relentlessly in our unit by strange female tenant as there is a lot of noise transfer...
  8. S

    NSW Body Corporate external cash offers

    Hi all, We own an apartment in a building that has the top apartments wishing to build another floor. One apartment owner has asked the top apartments owners for over $70k cash to approve (which will in part be funding perhaps eight months of having to rent elsewhere while building works are...
  9. J

    VIC Body Corporate - Legal Definition of Double Garage?

    Is there a legal definition of what you can call a double garage? There is an Australian standard that defines a minimum size for a double garage door, but is this legally binding? Also what defines the door, is it the door its self or the gap between the pillars? I want to know if the...
  10. K

    VIC Deceased Estate of 10 years - What Can be Done?

    I am the owner of an OC unit in Vic. The owner of the neighbouring unit died some 10 years ago leaving no will. The property has remained as a deceased estate for this period of time. The owner has children in the area but none are interested in settling as it will affect their govt benefits...