Q&A: Are No Smoking Strata ByLaws Retrospective?
Our Body Corporate has just banned smoking on balconies. I’m wondering if these no smoking bylaws can be applied to an owner/resident who purchased an apartment six years ago. Some owners have been here for years. Is the legislation retrospective? Some owners have had sales fall through after buyers heard of this law. Will the new strata changes have any impact on these new bylaws? Read the Q&A…………
In Xabregas v The Owners – Strata Plan No 79205; Moallem v Consumer Trader & Tenancy Tribunal (No 2) 
Over 90 new strata laws will come into play later this year and of the 90 these are some changes