Can property managers or strata corporations charge extra fees? (BC)

Dear Tony: We requested a meeting with our council or manager to be able to view our documents of the strata. What we want to see is a copy of the signed contract our strata claims to have in place for landscaping and snow removal. The contractor is an owner who has been in conflict with a number of neighbours over the years and other than a total amount for service each year, no one knows the details of the contract and now we are getting all kinds of push back from council members about confidentiality and contract commitments. We have already had our first snow and nothing was done to salt out sidewalks or hills. The manager and the strata told us we will have to pay $50/hr to see the contract but we cannot seem to find anything in the Act that permits them to bill us.    Read the Q&A……………..

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