Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Body Corporate And Community Management Act 1997

Chapter 7
Part 2
Section 316

Powers of entry by local government, utility service provider or other authorised entity | Section 316

(1)A local government or other entity authorised under an Act to enter a lot included in a community titles scheme to exercise a power conferred on it may enter the common property for the scheme if it is necessary to do so to exercise the power.

(2)An employee or agent of a utility service provider may enter the common property at all reasonable times if the entry is necessary to—

(a)install, repair, remove, replace or inspect the service provider’s infrastructure on the property; or

(b)read an infrastructure supply measuring device on the property; or

(c)investigate the future placement, removal, repair or replacement of utility service infrastructure on the property.

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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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