(1) On an application under section 170, VCAT
may by order exempt the applicant from the requirement for which the exemption is sought.
(2) An exemption must only be granted on a ground in section 170(a) if VCAT is satisfied that exceptional circumstances exist.
(3) An exemption on the ground in section 170(b) must be granted only for a specified period (not exceeding the prescribed period).
(4) An exemption must only be granted on the ground in section 170(c) if the vote in favour of the resolution is at least 75% of the total votes for all the lots affected by the owners corporation and there are no votes against the resolution.