Below are the latest updates and news relating to the Condominium Act, 1998 and the condominium industry's governing bodies.
The CMRAO has observed a concerning trend where properties registered as condominiums are operating as rental properties and not complying with the Condominium Management Services Act, 2015 (CMSA). These condominiums are operating under the assumption that they are not subject to the CMSA because the units are all owned by …
Condominium managers are licensed professionals who are expected to set a good example of professional conduct when providing condominium management services. When executing the administrative requirements of owners’ meetings, condominium managers are expected to act as neutral and impartial administrators.
This table below provides an overview of the important CAT rule changes. These changes include clarifications, new rules, and changes to address the CAT’s expanding jurisdiction.
The Condo Authority Tribunal updated its Rules of Practice and issued a new Practice Direction to clarify how it will approach ordering legal fees and other costs.
The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services would like to invite you to participate in a written consultation on draft proposed amendments to facilitate virtual processes under the Condominium Act, 1998.
The Government of Ontario has made regulatory amendments under the Condominium Act, 1998 (Condo Act) and four other statutes that extend the effective period of temporary legislative provisions permitting corporations governed under these statutes to call and hold meetings virtually, as applicable, notwithstanding certain restrictions or requirements.
On January 1, 2022, several changes under the Condominium Act, 1998 (Condo Act) will come into force.
The Government of Ontario made a regulatory amendment under the Condominium Management Services Act, 2015 to extend the time that all Transitional General Licensees have to complete the education and exam requirements to apply for a General Licence by approximately one year, from June 30, 2021 to May 31, 2022.
the Government of Ontario made regulatory amendments under the Condominium Act, 1998 (Condo Act) that extend the effective period of temporary legislative provisions permitting condo corporations to call and hold meetings virtually. The effective period of these temporary legislative provisions has now been extended to end on December 31, 2021.
The CMRAO has recently received inquiries about its discipline process, including questions about how a case is referred to the Discipline Committee, how the hearings process works, and when decisions are published.