Designation notice improves the management structure options for communal facilities

What’s not to love about modern user-friendly legislation? Nearly a year ago the need to set up Incorporated Societies in order to manage communal facilities on a property development, became a thing of the past.   Incorporated Societies have their place but they require a minimum of 15 members, a common seal and are governed…

How many lots?

It is critical to draft society rules and land covenants correctly. In this case we look at how a proposed subdivision of a lot on a residential development, lead to High Court examination of a society’s rules. Example case The High Court was asked to issue a declaratory judgement by an Incorporated Society. It wanted to…