Options paper 1: Options for reform of the Owners Corporations Act 2006

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This options paper responds to feedback on Issues Paper 1: Conduct and institutional arrangements for estate agents, conveyancers and owners corporation managers and Issues Paper 2: Owners corporations, released earlier in the review. It examines the issues that have been identified for reform, and presents options for consideration, in the following areas:

  • regulation of owners corporation managers
  • responsibilities of developers, occupiers and committee members
  • decision-making within owners corporations
  • dispute resolution and legal proceedings
  • whether owners corporations of varying size might be regulated differently
  • finances, insurance and maintenance
  • Part 5 of the Subdivisions Act 1988, which provides for the creation of owners corporations
  • retirement villages with owners corporations.

Feedback on this options paper will inform the government in determining final legislative reforms. 

Consultation closed

Public consultation on this options paper closed on 16 December 2016.

If you have any queries, please email cav.consultations@justice.vic.gov.au.


The following public submissions were made (some submissions have been modified to protect privacy):

Download the options paper