Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
We held an egm to vote to overturn a decision which we
We held an egm to vote to overturn a decision which we believed was an unlawful note taken by our council of Owners with two of five owners voting on the matter in spite of pecuniary, vested interests… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
An owner in my unit complex wants to change the by-laws of
An owner in my unit complex wants to change the by-laws of the body Corp regarding vehicle parking on common property. I am Body Corp chairperson. He and I are 2 of 3 committee menbers of the Body Cor… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Can we sack an external body corporate manager other than at
Can we sack an external body corporate manager other than at an AGM … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
Just one minute please. The NSW Strata Schemes Management
I have received different opinions from a lawyer and a real estate agent … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
In our by-laws for a strata building it states that "All
In our by-laws for a strata building it states that "All balconies are to remain unenclosed with no shutters or similar permanent structures other than those clearly depicted on the local authority ap… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Asking as a strata title secretary: we passed a By-Law in
Asking as a strata title secretary : we passed a By-Law in 2014 Approval of Existing Building Works for just 1 item (a security door for which the owner took responsibility) but wer told that item ins… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Re strata law, our building needs waterproofing, we have had
Re strata law, our building needs waterproofing, we have had engineers report, waterproofing & builders report whom confirm that the brickwork needs to be waterproofed to stop the ingress of water int… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
I am one of the three owners of a strata complex (Unit 3).
I am one of the three owners of a strata complex (Unit 3). We have appointed a Stata Manager who also is the chair person, treasury and secretary. In June at the general meeting, owner no 1 suggested … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Is the strata manager or the elected committee required to
Is the strata manager or the elected committee required to provide Minutes after an AGM for property owners in a NSW Community Title Development ? In these minutes are they required to show numericall… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
Q.relating to Exclusive Use rights of Common Property. I am
Q.relating to Exclusive Use rights of Common Property. I am the owner of a lot in a strata scheme in manly,nsw. The building was completed in 12/.2005. There is an area of common property adjoining th… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Can Leon answer this question on strata Law? We own 10 units
Can Leon answer this question on strata Law? We own 10 units in a block of 27. 17 units are owned by the other side of the family. They have created an extra parking space on common property behind th… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I live in the strata scheme and our strata manager regularly
I live in the strata scheme and our strata manager regularly puts on the executive committee meeting agenda the following motion: AGENDA 1. ACTING MEMBERS: That pursuant to clause 3 of Schedule 3, the… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I was secretary of our committe that goverened 4 town house,
I was secretary of our committe that goverened 4 town house, I left QLD in June 2010 and we had had an AGM in the February. at that meeting the raising of a special levy was brought up by a very contr… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hello, I write from Sydney, NSW. We agreed at our inaugural
Hello, I write from Sydney, NSW. We agreed at our inaugural AGM late last year (2010) to appoint seven EC members. One EC Member has recently resigned. The six of us remaining feel that we do not wish… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
What decisions require a special resolution in a NSW Strata
What decisions require a special resolution in a NSW Strata title situation... are decisions to be voted on at a special meeting classafiable into general, special or unanimous? If so where can I find… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Strata Law (NSW) I want to know the step by step procedure
Strata Law (NSW) I want to know the step by step procedure for applying s 65A SSMA. Step 1. Owner sends proposal to the Strata Manager. Step 2. Strata Manager notifies Exec Committee of the proposal. … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I am a member of an Executive Committee of a Strata Title Complex
I am a member of an Executive Committee of a Strata Title Complex of 21 units. I am in dispute with the Strata Manager over the interpretation of S 65A of the Strata Schemes Management Act 1996. I say… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
I am a volunteer treasurer for a very small bowls club in Queensland.
I am a volunteer treasurer for a very small bowls club in Queensland. At a recent meeting that took place without proper notification the secretary brought a motion to rescind a decision that was made… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

32,717 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x