"The Body Corporate Commissioner's office 101"
A relaxed discussion with the Body Corporate Commissioner, Chris Irons
The Body Corporate Commissioner’s office plays a vital role in the Strata industry in Queensland.
The Commissioner has a diverse role in dealing with an incredibly diverse group of people as stakeholders with strongly-held opinions and competing priorities.
The Commissioner’s office provides information and finds ways through the complexity of the jurisdiction to provide everyday Queenslanders with relevant and simplified information.
In this episode, Chris Irons, the Body Corporate Commissioner, outlines the dispute resolution avenues and how his office provides means for resolving matters that have not been resolved via the primary steps of dispute resolution.
There are currently more than half a million lots and 50,000 bodies corporates in Queensland and growing. The Commissioner’s office provides information (not legal advice) and Chris explains some of the challenges that his office grapples with.
Chris outlines the primary method that his office uses for pushing information out to people is Common Ground, a newsletter that goes out on a fairly regular basis and serves two purposes:
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