Understanding Strata

Understanding Strata

Useful Links

GENERAL

NSW organisation for information, support and networking

Forum for the body corporate sector

The website of the Sydney Morning Herald’s strata advice column, which includes reader forums.

Australia’s peak representative body for all segments of the urban development industry.

Crowd sourced anonymous reviews of apartment buildings for renters, investors and owner occupiers.

 

GOVERNMENT STRATA REGULATORS

See the state and territory Government page

 

LEGAL

  • Legislation – for links to specific state strata legislation
  • National Association of Community Legal Centres

Community Legal Centres are independent, non-profit community organisations that provide free legal services to the public.

 

SUSTAINABILITY

The peak body for energy efficiency and cogeneration services and products, focusing on the non-residential sector. However, it maintains a list of EEC members who have experience with, and expressed an interest in working with owners corporations in delivering energy efficiency projects.

Information on incorporating greener principles into strata buildings, with case studies.

National performance-based rating system for existing buildings

National organisation committed to developing a sustainable property industry for Australia. Developed and adminsters its Green Star rating system.

National program designed to improve the energy efficiency of large office buildings.

 

RESIDENT MANAGERS

Peak industry body which represents the interests of people who are involved in management rights.

 

REAL ESTATE INSTITUTES

The national association for the real estate profession in Australia

 

INTERNATIONAL