Advocacy in Western Australia
As the peak industry body, SCA WA advocates both locally and nationally on issues that impact strata in WA. This includes strata reform, short stay and cladding. By working with government agencies, other industry bodies and members, SCA WA is the voice for all involved in the strata sector.
2022 SCA Federal Election Priorities
Greener strata communities, more affordable insurance and combatting building defects in strata complexes, have you read SCA's Federal election priorities?
National Submission on Exposure draft legislation: cyclone and related flood damage reinsurance Pool
SCA requests that issues must be addressed if the Pool is to achieve its affordability and coverage goals in Northern Australia for owners of strata properties.
A Big Spending Budget and Big Announcements for Strata – But Can Government Deliver?
The Federal Government has delivered a big spending 2021-22 Budget with disaster relief, an extension to HomeBuilder and small business stimulus dominating for the strata industry.
Response to Consultation Regulation Impact Statement Registration of Building Engineers Submission
This submission details SCA’s feedback in relation to the Registration of Building Engineers in WA, in support of the implementation of the Building Confidence
SCA WA's suggested amendments to the Strata Titles (General) Regulations 2019
As part of its public consultation process, SCA WA provided comment to Landgate regarding the Strata Titles (General) Regulations 2019.
Response to the Review of Electricity Corporations (South West Interconnected System (SWIS) Prescribed Customers) Order 2021
Energy Policy WA was seeking feedback to clarify application of the electricity retail contestability thresholds in the South West Interconnected System (SWIS) of Western Australia.
Northern Australia Reinsurance Pool to Bring Long Overdue Relief for Strata Owners and Residents
Strata Community Association (SCA) welcomes the announcement by the Federal Government of the establishment of a $10 billion reinsurance pool in flood and cyclone-prone regions of northern Australia.
SCA (WA) Welcomes New President in Australian First
In an Australian first, Strata Community Association (SCA) (WA) has announced Catherine Lezer as its next president for a term of one year.
2019 Feedback and Comment on the Strata Titles (General) Regulations 2019
Building from the previous submission, SCA WA made further observations on the draft (General) Regulations 2019.
SCA(WA) submissions to WA government on short stay accommodation
Short stay accommodation is a hot topic and SCA(WA) recently joined the debate, making important submissions to the WA government.
Protections needed for apartment owners
Proposed legal reforms in Western Australia in the wake of the collapse of construction company Pindan did not go far enough and protection was also needed for apartment buyers and owners.
SCA WA Metronet East Redevelopment Scheme Submission
SCA (WA)'s response to the draft redevelopment scheme identifies challenges with the current scheme and potential solutions and recommendations.
2019 Position on Building Defects
With the prevalence of building defects and challenges in attempting to rectify them, SCA WA takes a position on the issue and puts forward recommendations for members.