Advocacy in Queensland

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Strata Community Association (Qld) members represent more than 70% of the 500,000+ lots in 46,000 community titles in Queensland. It represents industry suppliers including Essential Safety Measures managers, quantity surveyors, insurers, lawyers, accountants, facility managers, property valuers, building maintenance and tradespeople.

May 2021

Media Release

Strata Community Association (SCA) welcomes the announcement by the Federal Government of the establishment of a $10 billion reinsurance pool in flood and cyclone-prone regions of northern Australia.

March 2021

Media Release

Property Peak Body SCA (Qld) is proud to announce the winners of the 2021 Strata Community Awards for Excellence, presented at the annual Awards and Conference Dinner on Thursday 4 March 2021.

February 2021

Media Release

New to the strata and community title portfolio, Attorney-General Shannon Fentiman will for the first time meet with body corporate managers and suppliers to better understand what the 1.2 million Queenslanders who reside in strata units need.

February 2021

Media Release

Strata Reform building up a head of steam for 2021

January 2021

Media Release

Strata peak body Strata Community Association Queensland (SCA Qld) has backed many of the recommendations in the ACCC’s final report on insurance in Northern Australia, but says they need to be done right and take industry insight to be effective.

December 2020

Media Release

The sixth SCA (Qld) Strata Community Awards for Excellence finalists have been announced and the winners will receive their award on Thursday 4 March 2021 in a gala dinner at the Gold Coast.

October 2020

Media Release

Strata sector welcomes LNP pledge to cyclone proof homes in North Qld. But wants a matching commitment from the Federal Government for an additional $50M

October 2020

Media Release

Queensland’s peak body for strata management has welcomed the long overdue changes to the Body Corporate and Community Management Act (BCCM)

August 2020

Media Release

Cladding an election issue and deadline looms.

June 2020

Submission

Submission to Queensland Premier regarding COVID-19 restrictions on strata schemes.

April 2020

Submission

Submission to the Attorney-General on Interim BCM Appointments

April 2020

Media Release

Protecting Strata Communities from Coronavirus

March 2020

Media Release

Qld Strata Managers at the heart of their communities

March 2020

Media Release

Professional Body Corporate Managers recognised by industry body

February 2020

Media Release

All you need to know about strata living but were afraid to ask

January 2020

Media Release

Insurance Crisis escalating in Far North Queensland

January 2020

Media Release

Queensland Strata Leaders release bushfire safety checklist

December 2019

Media Release

Apartment and Unit Owners in Qld urged to crack down on New Years Eve Revellers in Airbnbs and Short Stay Accommodation

December 2019

Media Release

Strata Leaders demand unfair by-laws restricting solar to be scrapped

November 2019

Media Release

Gold Coast Solicitor elected as New Peak Strata Body President

April 2021

Media Release

The Queensland Government has an historic opportunity to provide relief to anxious, frustrated and vulnerable North Queensland strata homeowners and residents by slashing burdensome taxes on home insurance.

March 2021

Media Release

The Gold Coast is one of the fastest-growing areas for strata in Queensland with almost 2% growth in total lots over the past year and next week it will welcome a delegation of over 300 body corporate professionals to discuss consumer issues and how to best support the 50,000 schemes in Queensland.

February 2021

Media Release

10,000 new lots in Queensland in a year dominated by COVID-19
Meet top administrators looking after the 507,000 apartments, units and townhouses in Queensland

January 2021

Media Release

Strata Community Association (Qld), the state’s peak body for strata, is urging North Queenslanders to prepare for Cyclone Kimi and to expect more wild weather in the coming months.

December 2020

Media Release

Strata Community Association (Qld), the state’s peak body for strata community living has five tips for people living in strata communities as the threat of La Nina and a damaging storm season in Queensland looms.

October 2020

Media Release

Queensland cyclone season and underinsurance: A disaster waiting to happen.

October 2020

Media Release

Vital changes to body corporate management to react to the coronavirus crisis proposed by SCA (Qld) have been adopted by the Queensland Government.

September 2020

Media Release

Queensland’s peak body for strata management has slammed the latest delay by the Queensland Government to pass long promised and well overdue reform legislation.

July 2020

Media Release

SCA (Qld) is calling on Queensland political parties to "step up" ahead of the 2020 election.

April 2020

Media Release

Struggling strata lot owners urged to talk to their committee to find a way to pay levies during Covid-19

April 2020

Media Release

SCA concerned proposed Covid-19 protection package will hit hard with landlords

March 2020

Submission

Submission to the Attorney-General on the COVID-19 Impact on Medium to High Density Residential Buildings and Essential Services

March 2020

Media Release

Qld Government urged to permit electronic body corporate meetings

March 2020

Media Release

It takes brains, a heart and courage to be a strata manager

February 2020

Media Release

Summit to tackle the high rise of building defects

January 2020

Media Release

Strata Leaders Support New Laws for Qld Builders

January 2020

Media Release

Apartment & Unit Owners in Qld warned to check balcony fire safety this summer holidays

December 2019

Media Release

Strata Swimming Pool warning following near drowning

November 2019

Media Release

Strata Leaders support REIQ alarm bells on new rental reforms

November 2019

Media Release

Strata Leaders applaud Insurance Council of Australia in agreeing to investigate a reinsurance pool in far Far North Qld

Cladding Stage 3

February 2021

ACCC Final Recommendations

January 2021

Smoke Alarms

February 2020

ACCC NQ Insurance Enquiry

December 2019

Renting in QLD

November 2019

Qld Waste Levy

August 2019

Cladding Guideline Amendments

June 2019

Noosa Council Pools

June 2019

Amusement Devices

April 2019

Burns vs Corbett

February 2019