ADMINSTRATIVE LAW – Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal decision – Owners Corporation – Liability of parties to repair and maintain services – Whether drains and pipes common property – Plaintiff self-represented – Whether denied natural justice – Application for leave to appeal out of time – Subdivision Act 1988 s 12; Water Act 1989 s 16; Owners Corporation Act 2006 ss 46, 47, 129.
PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – Appeal from order of Judicial Registrar refusing an extension of time to commence proceeding and dismissing proceeding – Significant delay – Prospects of success – Prejudice to the respondents – Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998 s 148.

Barter v Bushett [2022] VSC 172 (8 April 2022)