Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Body Corporate And Community Management Act 1997

Chapter 3
Part 2
Division 8
Section 139

Code contravention notice | Section 139

(1)The body corporate must, if required by ordinary resolution decided by secret ballot conducted in the way prescribed under the regulation module applying to the scheme, give the letting agent a signed notice under this section (a code contravention notice).

(2)The code contravention notice must state—

(a)that the body corporate believes the person has or is contravening a provision of the code of conduct for—

(i)letting agents; or

(ii)body corporate managers and caretaking service contractors; and

(b)the provision the body corporate believes has been or is being contravened; and

(c)details sufficient to identify the contravention; and

(d)the reasonable period within which the letting agent must remedy the contravention; and

(e)that the body corporate may, without further notice, give the letting agent a transfer notice if—

(i)the letting agent does not comply with the code contravention notice; or

(ii)the body corporate reasonably believes the letting agent, after being given the notice, has contravened a provision of a code mentioned in paragraph (a).

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