On the 5th of June 2020 the Strata Schemes Management Amendment (COVID-19) Regulation came into effect.
The amendments which were introduced to the Strata Schemes Management Regulations 2016, these amendments will allow owners corporations to hold meetings by other means even if the necessary resolutions have not been previously adopted.
The time for holding the first general meeting after the initial period for the strata scheme has also been extended to 6 months rather than 2 months as required by section 14 of the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015.
A full copy of the Regulation which has been passed for the purposes of responding to the public health emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic may be downloaded from the below link:
NSW Strata Schemes Management Amendment (COVID-19)