NSW: Q&A Owners Corporation Meetings – Correspondence, Times and Frequency


Question: Can I appoint an agent to receive all correspondence including owners corporation meetings information and levy notices? My strata manager insists this must go to the registered owner.

Answer: You are correct. You are entitled to appoint an agent to receive notices.

You are correct. Under Section 155 below (emphasis added), you are entitled to appoint an agent to receive notices.

155 Owner may appoint agent if not able to deal with notices

(1) An owner of a lot in a strata scheme may appoint an agent to receive notices and other documents under this Act if the owner is unable to deal with those notices because of intellectual impairment or physical impairment, illiteracy or an inability to read or write English sufficiently well or absence from the lot.

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