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Strata groups say they need protection from neighbours sharing their apartment via Airbnb and similar services, saying the government needs to step in. The government's options paper to regulate the industry suggests measures like licences, caps on renting length, bans, compensation and levies. With submissions closing next week, Airbnb has launched an ad campaign targeting Liberal seats. The Owners Corporation Network is pushing for bylaws banning short-term letting if that's what 75% of the building wants.