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Winter Is Coming: Ready Your Condo’s Noise And Other Nuisance Enforcements

Victor Yee
Publication date:
December 2, 2021
Article Summary: 

The article discusses the upcoming expansion of the Condominium Authority Tribunal's (CAT) jurisdiction to include disputes regarding noise, odour, smoke, vapour, light, or vibration (NOSVLV disputes) starting from January 1st, 2022. It highlights the implications for condominium corporations, managers, and boards of directors, as unit owners will be able to file online applications to the CAT for NOSVLV issues at a cost of $200. The article emphasizes the importance of investigating and addressing NOSVLV complaints promptly to demonstrate that the condominium has taken reasonable steps to enforce the governing documents. It also discusses the possibility of recovering legal costs of enforcement from NOSVLV violators through CAT applications.


Condominium law, Condominium Authority Tribunal, CAT jurisdiction, NOSVLV disputes, noise, odour, smoke, vapour, light, vibration, condominium corporation, legal costs, enforcement, application, governing documents,

Source Citation: 
Victor Yee
Winter Is Coming: Ready Your Condo’s Noise And Other Nuisance Enforcements
December 2, 2021
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