Western City and Aerotropolis Authority Amendment (Operational Area) Regulation 2020

Residential Apartment Buildings (Compliance and Enforcement Powers) Regulation 2020 

The Residential Apartment Buildings (Compliance and Enforcement Powers) Regulation 2020 was gazetted today. The Regulation confirms the penalty amounts payable under the Residential Apartment Building (Compliance and Enforcement Powers) Act 2020 that may be dealt with by way of penalty notice and amounts payable. It will also enable local councils to enter into information sharing arrangements with the Secretary to support the effective delivery of the legislation.  

 

Provision  Penalty – individuals  Penalty – corporations 
Failure to notify the Secretary of intended completion of building work  $3,000  $11,000 
Failure to notify changes to an expected date  $1,500  $5,500 
Issuing an occupation certificate in contravention of a prohibition order  $3,000  $11,000 
Owners corporation failing to give notice to owners of lots in the strata scheme of receipt of notice for of making a building work rectification  N/A  $220 
Owners corporation failing to provide notice to owners of lots in the strata scheme of the receipt of notice for the Secretary’s intention to make a building work rectification order  N/A  $220