Posted by Grant Beaumont on May 23, 2017

THE NEW ACT: Proxy Farming

Proxies allow individuals to represent another person and are used in various areas including strata and community schemes. While proxies are intended to facilitate and simplify proceedings when an individual cannot be personally present, sometimes they don’t work so smoothly. For example, the application of proxies in strata and community schemes has been marred by controversies. Ever since the original strata scheme legislation was introduced, there was a serious need to address the rights of owners who were unable to attend meetings per