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SSKB looks at the flammable cladding legislation affecting Qld Body Corporate Communities.

Flammable Cladding Update

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Body Corporate Communities across Queensland have until March 29, 2019 to undertake a mandatory ‘combustible cladding checklist’. On Monday, 1 October the Queensland Government released the survey on the Safer Buildings web site. SSKB Co-Owner and Director Tim Sheehan shares important information for all Queensland

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Great Meetings Are On The Agenda – Vic

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Life is too short to spend in meetings, so anything that begins by getting issues on the table and ends with concrete actions on those issues is a good meeting indeed. We give you the inside tips on how to run an effective meeting. In

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Great Meetings Are On The Agenda – NSW

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Life is too short to spend in meetings, so anything that begins by getting issues on the table and ends with concrete actions on those issues is a good meeting indeed. We give you the inside tips on how to run an effective meeting. In

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Great Meetings Are On The Agenda – QLD

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Life is too short to spend in meetings, so anything that starts by getting issues on the table and ends with concrete actions on those issues is a good meeting indeed. We give you the inside tips on how to run an effective meeting. In

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Cladding

QLD Legislation Changes | Exterior Cladding

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QLD Government Passes New Cladding Legislation What exactly is the cladding? The cladding in question are aluminium composite panels (ACP). These have a polyethylene or plastic core and an aluminium coating. It is a cheaper building material widely used worldwide to clad all types of

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"within 14 days" is not the same as "not less than 14 days"

Don’t Be Undone By A Typo

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By Mario Esera, Special Counsel – Litigation HWL Ebsworth Lawyers  Disputes between Bodies Corporate and their caretakers are not uncommon. Typically they are resolved promptly and inexpensively. Unfortunately, that was not the case for the Body Corporate for The Rocks Resort. Their dispute with their

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SSKB strata managers looks at parking issues that may be plaguing your strata community

Park It!

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There can be nothing more frustrating than coming home after a long day to your apartment to find another car in your allocated car park.  Equally as frustrating can be finding dedicated visitor’s parking spaces chock full of cars which have been there for a

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Catching The Drift – Queensland

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One of the most popular articles we’ve written for the SSKB newsletter has been on smoking. It is one of the vexed issues of our times – especially in strata communities where committees have to balance competing interests of occupiers who each have the right

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SSKB Strata Managers helps committee create harmonious strata communities

Clear Communication Is The Key To A Healthy Strata Community

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George Bernard Shaw once made the observation: “The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” The playwright might have also been referring to dilemma faced by committees in strata communities. The need for good communication is pretty self-evident –

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The Role Of A BC/OC Treasurer

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In a Body Corporate and Owners Corporation, a new committee is elected at each annual general meeting by the lot owners.  This committee is responsible for the administrative and day-to-day running of the community, including making decisions on the behalf of lot owners, and enforcing

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SSKB is proud to manage the Chevron Renaissance strata community

Bernd’s Role As Treasurer Adds Up

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Often times people move to the Gold Coast looking to retire but end up being busier than ever – and that’s certainly the case for Bernd Liczywek, body corporate treasurer at Chevron Renaissance on the Gold Coast. There’s not one, but three buildings totalling 713

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SSKB shares ways to help get people to your body corporate or owners corporation AGM

How To Get The Most People To Your AGM

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One of the challenges for hard working committees is to encourage as many lot owners as possible to participate in the AGM. The AGM canvasses some of the most important issues in that community for the next 12 months, including the committee make up, the

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Oxford on Boardwalk, SSKB are proud to be strata managers

Introducing Oxford on Boardwalk

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We interview Les Riley, Treasurer of Oxford on Boardwalk, Bulimba. Property Profile Location – Oxford on Boardwalk, Oxford Street, Bulimba. Property Type – Apartments and ground floor restaurant What is it that you love about this place? My wife and I are empty nesters. I was

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SSKB looks at the role of a body corporate/owners corporation secretary.

The Role Of A Body Corporate/Owners Corporation Secretary

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In a body corporate, a new committee is elected at each annual general meeting by the lot owners. This committee is responsible for the administrative and day-to-day running of the body corporate, including making decisions on the behalf of lot owners, and enforcing lawful decisions

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SSKB talks about some of the responsibilities committee members have in managing strata communities.

Rules for Success

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Congratulations! You’ve volunteered to be on the committee of your body corporate or owners corporation. Just like being on the board of a community organisation or a business, being on the committee comes with specific responsibilities – which are all the more important to observe because

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