Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Body Corporate And Community Management Act 1997

Chapter 1
Part 4
Division 1
Section 10

Meaning of community titles scheme | Section 10

(1)community titles scheme is—

(a)a single community management statement recorded by the registrar identifying land (the scheme land); and

(b)the scheme land.

(2)Land may be identified as scheme land only if it consists of—

(a)2 or more lots; and

(b)other land (the common property for the community titles scheme) that is not included in a lot mentioned in paragraph (a).


Common property for a community titles scheme is, effectively, freehold land forming part of the scheme land but not forming part of a lot included in the scheme.

(3)Land can not be common property for more than 1 community titles scheme.

(4)For each community titles scheme, there must be—

(a)at least 2 lots; and

(b)common property; and

(c)a single body corporate; and

(d)a single community management statement.

(5)A community titles scheme is a basic scheme if all the lots mentioned in subsection (2)(a) are lots under the Land Title Act.

(6)However, under this Act, a lot may be, for its inclusion in a community titles scheme other than a basic scheme, another community titles scheme.


Schedule 1 contains examples of possible structures of community titles schemes.

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Disclaimer: Reproduced from the Body Corporate and Community Management Act 1997. This website does not give legal advice or other professional advice. You should seek legal or other professional advice before acting and not rely on any of the content on this website.

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