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Resources for strata owners

Strata owners have clear rights and responsibilities they need to understand under WA strata law. Use this page to access fact sheets and FAQs for strata owners.

Key information

  • When you own a strata titled property, you have individual ownership over your ‘lot’ (such as an apartment, townhouse or villa), as well as shared ownership over the 'common property', such as the driveway, foyer and garden.
  • Each lot owner has the right to vote on decisions affecting the strata scheme, as a member of the scheme’s strata company.
  • Each lot owner also has responsibilities within the scheme, such as sharing the costs for the upkeep of common property.
  • The strata company might engage a strata manager to perform certain duties that help with the running of the scheme.

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