AND LAW – strata title – by-laws – construction of by-law – effect of new by-law passed following the enactment of the Strata Titles Act 1973 (NSW) – exclusive use of common property – provision for amendment of, addition to or repeal of exclusive use by-law LAND LAW – strata title – common property – whether orders for remediation of common property lacked specificity such as to amount to error of law – whether failure to take into account – relevant (and necessary) consideration – substantial loss of amenity in Lot owners losing direct access to the roof of the building – direct access to roof not part of original, approved development – no evidence that subsequent approval has been given – whether denial of procedural fairness where reliance placed on the term “usual undertaking as to damages” as defined in interim consent orders

Pollak v The Owners – Strata Plan No 2834 [2020] NSWSC 784 (24 June 2020)