What is a non-conforming strata?

Dear Tony: We purchased into a triplex last year. Each owner was basically dealing with their own units until we have suddenly come up with major roof repairs as there is a leak between two units and our owners are in a bit of a struggle. Our agent advised us the strata was in a separate class of strata corporations called “non-conforming” strata corporation. Implying each of us would be responsible for our own units and no involvement with other owners. That turns out have caused a problem for us. One of the owners has claimed they replaced their own roof 15 years ago and asked why should they be replacing someone else’s roof now? Any idea who we can solve this mess?   Read the Q&A………………..

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