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Management rights

Enacting change to long-standing practices in any industry is difficult. Even when there is widespread support for sensible reforms, there will always be pockets of resistance. Often this is based […]

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SCA (QLD)

December 4, 2022

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Stoppage Time: A Play-By-Play Analysis of SCA (Vic) Advocacy at the 2022 State Election

With the state election drawing to a close at the same time Australia contests the World Cup this Saturday, let’s take some stoppage time to reflect on the highlights of […]

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SCA

November 24, 2022

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National Advocacy Update

An update of the most impactful advocacy activities that have been undertaken nationally and in each jurisdiction across the country. National Nationally, SCA has maintained a strong focus on meeting […]

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October 20, 2022

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Embedded Networks in Strata – A Look Across Jurisdictions

What are Embedded Networks? Strata communities are one of the biggest consumers of embedded network systems. In short, embedded networks are systems used in multi-tenanted buildings or complexes, to re-distribute […]

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Tough Times Call for Strong Strata Communities

The Unwavering Value of Strata Levies2022 has seen its fair share of economic turmoil, with record inflation occurring within Australia on a level unseen since 1990, reaching 6.1 per cent […]

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Strata of Origin VIC vs. NSW: Policies, Polls and Priorities

New South Wales (NSW) and Victoria are the two states with the highest percentages and total number of people living in strata. Both NSW (March 2023) and Victoria (November 2022) […]

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SCA (NSW) and a Landmark Strata Roundtable

The past few months have seen an unprecedented degree of turbulence within the NSW Government, and the shifting and readjustment of many roles and portfolios as a result, particularly concerning […]

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SCA (QLD) Advocacy

It’s one of the oldest – and truest – sayings in the property industry that “confidence is king”.  In the strata community, “confidence” often means taking a leap into the […]

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Laura Bos, SCA (QLD) General Manager

September 1, 2022

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SCA Advocacy Round-up

The SCA Advocacy Round-Up pulls out the advocacy highlights from SCA nationally, in each state and territory and in New Zealand. As we move beyond the halfway point of the […]

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August 24, 2022

Strata’s issues are only state-based? Tell ‘em they’re dreaming

As I was about to head into another briefing as part of our federal election campaign, the MP’s advisor turned to me and said “Strata…you know you’re regulated at a […]

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Chris Duggan, Strata Community Association (SCA) National President

May 20, 2022

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Strata Has The Keys for Future Wellbeing

In creating a more liveable world for the growing proportion of Australians (currently 1 in 5 Australians live in strata) that elect to live in strata-titled properties such as apartment […]

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SCA

April 19, 2022

Inside Strata – SCA Advocacy Round-Up Autumn 2022

Strata Community Association The SCA Advocacy Round-Up pulls out the highlights from SCA nationally, in each state and territory and in New Zealand. Summaries are brief and to the point […]

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April 14, 2022

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Federal Budget Recap

The Treasurer handed down the Federal Budget for 2022-23 on 29 March 2022 with a focus on economic strength and recovery, jobs and cost of living pressures. With an election […]

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From SCA to SDG: Strata’s Future Sustainability Story

As the federal election draws closer, the commitment by both major parties towards competing visions of an Australia meeting the objective of net zero carbon emissions gains a higher public […]

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April 12, 2022

Our priorities to help serve our strata community 

Strata Community Association (SCA) is prioritising three key areas of reform as we move through 2022 and towards the upcoming federal election, which, if implemented by the Commonwealth, stand to benefit the […]

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SCA National

March 29, 2022

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WA working group examines new laws

Major amendments to WA’s strata laws and regulations were introduced in May 2020, touted as the most important updates to the State’s strata framework in more than 20 years. Strata […]

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February 15, 2022

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SCA Advocacy Round-Up Summer 2021/22

Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic COVID-19 has remained a constantly evolving issue throughout 2021 and into 2022; in particular, the emergence of the Omicron variant of COVID-19, while lacking lethality, […]

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January 22, 2022

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Northern Australia Reinsurance Pool – A Watershed Moment for Strata

Politicians of all stripes have at various times in history flagged the need for the decentralisation of Australia’s population from the southern capitals of Sydney and Melbourne, and in more […]

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January 21, 2022

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Strata Living with the Pandemic

SCA (Vic)’s New COVID-19 Best Practice Guidelines for a Post-90% Vaccinated and Boosted World Two versions of a new Strata Community Association (Vic) COVID-19 Best Practice Guideline have been published, […]

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Liam Straughan Public Relations and Media Officer, SCA (Vic)

January 18, 2022

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2022 Federal Election

Strata Community Association Election Priorities Feature As urbanisation continues to climb across Australia, so too does the growth of strata, as more and more Australians seek the diverse benefits that […]

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January 14, 2022

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