Friday, May 20, 2022

Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 No 50

Part 8
Division 3
Section 157

Order permitting keeping of animal | Section 157

(1)  The Tribunal may, on application by the owner or occupier (with the consent of the owner) of a lot in a strata scheme, make an order declaring that the applicant may keep an animal on the lot or common property.

(2)  The Tribunal must not make the order unless it is satisfied that—

(a)  the by-laws permit the keeping of an animal with the approval of the owners corporation and provide that the owners corporation cannot unreasonably withhold consent to the keeping of an animal, and

(b)  the owners corporation has unreasonably withheld its approval to the keeping of the animal on the lot or common property.

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