Too Late for Defect Claims in Brand New Unit Blocks | Owners Corporation Network

Too Late for Defect Claims in Brand New Unit Blocks

Owners who have just moved into brand new apartment buildings may have already missed the deadline for defect claims, according to strata experts, while others may have only weeks to make claims or risk missing out completely. Under the new Home Building Act which comes into force this week, claims for rectification of minor defects – basically anything less than the building being uninhabitable – have to be made within two years.
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