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How to join a committee

How to Join a Committee – QLD

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The body corporate committee is the bridge between the building title and the body corporate managers being responsible for making decisions on behalf of the body corporate and putting lawful decisions of the body corporate into effect. The committee has a maximum of 7 and

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Community Management Statements

Community Management Statements – QLD

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For every Body Corporate, the Community Management Statement (CMS) is a crucial document that sets out the rules for living in that particular scheme. A specific Community Management Statement drafted for the particular Body Corporate assists to minimise disputes if they arise . In Queensland,

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Financial Obligations

Financial Obligations

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Under Australian Tax Law, your strata property must fulfill certain financial obligations. Tax returns Australian Tax Law requires that bodies corporate lodge a tax return for their assessable income in the financial year. The rate and threshold of taxation applied to bodies corporate is the

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general meetings

General Meetings – QLD

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There are three types of general meetings in Queensland: The First Annual General Meeting (1st AGM) Subsequent Annual General Meetings (AGM) Extraordinary General Meetings (EGM) What are the obligations for the 1st AGM? The Act outlines meeting obligations for bodies corporate. Particular requirements are made

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General Meetings - Vic

General Meeting – VIC

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There are three types of meetings in Victoria: The first annual general meeting Annual general meetings Special general meetings What are the obligations for the first AGM? The first AGM must be convened within six months of the registration of the plan. At this meeting

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Cladding deadline Extended

Cladding Deadlines Extended

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An extension has been announced for the QBCC combustible cladding deadlines. Parts 2 and 3a have been changed. At SSKB we have been working hard and engaging industry professionals to meet the original deadlines. For some committees it is a breath of fresh air to

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Client Solutions

Client Solutions

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In addition to your community manager and assistant community manager, SSKB lot owners have access to our expert Client Solutions Team who are on hand to deal with general enquiries. When you are a client with SSKB, you gain access to our expert client solutions

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SSKB Strata Managers welcomes guest author Kimberley Lundberg from IAGB to talk landlord insurance.

Landlords Insurance in a Strata Complex

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Guest post by Kimberley Lundberg from Insurance Aid General Brokers If you own and rent a unit or lot in a strata managed complex, you might be tempted to think that the insurance your body corporate pays on your behalf (Strata Insurance) will protect you

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Have You Had A Building Valuation Lately?

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Regular building valuations for strata managed (multi-tenanted) properties are not only required by law, but they also make good sense. Property valuations can affect the price of commercial and residential strata insurance premiums, the currency of your insurance and the payout of total loss claims.

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Insurance Certificate of Currency will soon be available through StrataMax for SSKB Strata Management clients

Strata FAQ: Insurance Certificates

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Question: My strata community charges an annual fee for insurance on the lot as an apportion of the insurance taken out by them. Are they obliged to provide a copy of any that an insurer would normally provide, such as Insurance Certificate, Production Disclosure /

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SSKB talks about insurance types used in strata communities

Insurance? Covering The Basics

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Are you covered? Are you sure? Navigating the insurance maze in a strata community can be complex, so before you rush in to purchase contents insurance, we recommend you talk to your body corporate/owners corporation committee about the strata insurance policy to find out what

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SSKB helps ensure that your Body Corporate Insurance is up to date

Investigating Insurance – Going Undercover

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During the 18th century, in the days before municipal fire departments, building owners paid insurance companies to send their own fire fighters to stop a blaze. Bad luck if the first fire fighters on the scene didn’t belong to your insurer – they wouldn’t fight

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What does my strata insurance cover in New South Wales?

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Insurance requirements for strata titled properties can be confusing. Often it is hard to state as a general rule what is covered by the owners corporation and what an owner is responsible for. When it comes to something as significant as insurance, it’s important that

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What does my strata insurance cover in Victoria?

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Insurance requirements for strata titled properties can be confusing. Often it is hard to state as a general rule what is covered by the owners corporation and what an owner is responsible for. When it comes to something as significant as insurance, it’s important that

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What does my strata insurance cover in Queensland?

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Insurance requirements for strata titled properties can be confusing. Often it is hard to state as a general rule what is covered by the body corporate and what an owner is responsible for. When it comes to something as significant as insurance, it’s important that

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