Monthly Archives: February 2016


Feb

24

2016
Can a trustee also be appointed as a caretaker?

Can a trustee also be appointed as a caretaker?

It is important to note that only trustees who are owners can be appointed as caretakers due to the disqualification contained in Prescribed Management Rule (“PMR”) 5(b). Trustees are empowered to employ a caretaker. In terms of section 38(a) of the Sectional Titles Act 95 of 1986 (“the Act”), the body corporate has the power to appoint such agents and employees as it may deem…

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Feb

24

2016
The right to privacy

The right to privacy

One of the contributing factors to the increasing popularity of living in a sectional title scheme is the security which these schemes offer. The costs of installing security and other protective and preventative measures is a shared or common expense between the scheme’s members. As such, many schemes are able to afford to secure their boundaries with electric fencing, high tech security cameras, on site…

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