Category: Legislation

First Release of Details of New Regulations under the Condominium Act

On February 13, 2017, the Ontario government (finally) released some details concerning the proposed regulations (the “Regulations”) under the Condominium Act, 1998 (the “Act”). The Regulations address only a few areas of the overall changes to the Act, said areas being: I.  Communications (planned to come into force on July 1, 2017) II.  Director Qualifications…

The Devil is in the Details – Top Ten Issues for the Regulations under the Condominium Act, 1998

Bill 106 (Protecting Condominium Owners Act, 2015) was introduced for first reading in the provincial legislature in May 2015 and ultimately received Royal Assent in December 2015. However, Bill 106’s changes to the Condominium Act, 1998 (the “Act”) have not yet been proclaimed into force, presumably in large degree to the fact that regulations under…

New Act Update

Earlier this week, Michelle Ervin of CondoBusiness magazine provided some news concerning the proposed new Condominium Act arising from a phone interview with the Minister of Government and Consumer Services David Orazietti.  You can read the entire article here. In brief, the Minister stated that the intent is to introduce the new legislation during the legislatures…