A case in the Strata Titles Boards commences when an Applicant files an application. A person who files an application is known as the Applicant and his/her application is filed against the person known as the Respondent.
The main stages of the proceedings at Strata Titles Boards consists of (1) Application; (2) Mediation; (3) Arbitration hearing.
All parties (Applicant and Respondent) are required to attend mediation session(s) fixed by the Board. The matter may stop at mediation if parties resolve the dispute at that stage.
If the matter cannot be resolved at the mediation stage, the Board will give directions to the parties to prepare for a hearing and fix the hearing date.
Please refer to Application, Mediation, Arbitration hearing, Post-hearing for the detailed information on procedure at each stage.
BMSMA - Building Maintenance and Strata Management Act
LTSA - Land Titles (Strata) Act