Friday, May 20, 2022

Body Corporate And Community Management Act 1997

Chapter 1
Part 4
Division 1
Section 16

Meaning of letting agent and letting agent business | Section 16

(1)A person is a letting agent for a community titles scheme if the person is authorised by the body corporate to conduct a letting agent business for the scheme.

(2)A person conducts a letting agent business for a community titles scheme if the person conducts, subject to the Property Occupations Act 2014, the business of acting as the agent of owners of lots included in the scheme who choose to use the person’s services for securing, negotiating or enforcing (including collecting rents or tariffs for) leases or other occupancies of lots included in the scheme.

(3)For subsection (2), a reference to a lot does not include a reference to a community titles scheme.

(4)It is not relevant to the identification of a person as a letting agent under this section that the person also conducts an ancillary business or other activity.

Examples of ancillary businesses or activities—

1video hire

2linen hire

3agency for tour operator

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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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