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$100 Electricity Asset Dividend – Part 2

$100 Electricity Asset Dividend – Part 2 In April 2018 The Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy announced each household will receive $100 electricity asset dividend. This dividend is to be paid by two $50 instalments over a 2 year period, with the second instalment to commence in April 2019. The prior update we…

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Qld Statutory Valuation – Objections and Townsville Options

QLD Statutory Valuations – Objections and Townsville Options New Statutory Valuations recently announced across Queensland – Disagree with a valuation? Object. With the deadline to lodge an objection fast approaching, the Queensland Valuer General has recently issued new values for 18 local municipalities across the state. The areas affected include; Brisbane, Burdekin, Cairns, Etheridge, Gympie, Ipswich,…

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Strata Law Reform – Attorney General announces no change to Lot Entitlements

Strata Law Reform Attorney General announces no change to Lot Entitlements Attorney General Yvette D’Ath opened the Strata Community Association QLD (SCA) annual conference last month and announced that the government will not be making any changes to lot entitlements. The announcement is in response to the Property Law Review recommendations completed by the QLD…

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Statutory Review of Management Rights Agreements

Statutory Review of Management Rights Agreements Any management rights agreement is a contract, and like any contract it is binding on both parties to it. The only way to vary a management rights agreement is usually:- 1. by agreement between the parties via some form of commercial negotiation, where neither party is forced to agree…

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Community Education Seminars – North Queensland Registrations Open!

Community Education Seminars – North Queensland Registrations Open! North Queensland Insurance Inspection Program & Strata Mythbusters! The North Queensland Strata Title Inspection Program commenced on 1 April 2019. Come along and join us to hear the latest on the program direct from James Cook University Program Manager Angela Verhaaf. Commissioner Chris Irons and Strata Law…

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