Whatever your needs


The suc­cess of Swaab stra­ta is the result of years of expe­ri­ence in real prop­er­ty, stra­ta law, dis­pute res­o­lu­tion and lit­i­ga­tion. With a com­bi­na­tion of exper­tise and depth of knowl­edge in all aspects of stra­ta liv­ing, from the devel­op­ment phase (com­mu­ni­ty, stra­ta and stra­tum) through to estab­lish­ing and man­ag­ing schemes and the res­o­lu­tion of disputes. 

Our offer­ing becomes fur­ther spe­cialised when col­lab­o­rat­ing with the full capa­bil­i­ties of the firm, to pro­vide you with a solu­tion, no mat­ter what your needs.

Our lawyers across Prop­er­ty Plan­ning and Projects and Lit­i­ga­tion pro­vide you with guid­ance and strate­gies you need in a prag­mat­ic and com­mer­cial manner.

You will ben­e­fit from our com­bined knowl­edge of the sys­tems, pro­ce­dures and process­es used in the stra­ta indus­try. This com­bined with our exper­tise act­ing on behalf of stra­ta schemes, com­mu­ni­ty asso­ci­a­tions and devel­op­ers will pro­vide you with a com­plete end-to-end service.


  • advice as to all stra­ta issues and dis­putes aris­ing under the Stra­ta Schemes Man­age­ment Act 2015
  • prepa­ra­tion of and advice as to build­ing man­age­ment agree­ments, stra­ta man­age­ment agree­ments and com­mu­ni­ty man­age­ment statements
  • By-law draft­ing, reg­is­tra­tion and consolidation
  • build­ing defect claims under Home Build­ing Act 1989
  • stra­ta renew­al under Part 10 of the Stra­ta Schemes Devel­op­ment Act 2015 
  • prepa­ra­tion of col­lab­o­ra­tive agree­ments, bloc deeds and joint sale agree­ments between lot owners 
  • prepa­ra­tion of build­ing con­tracts relat­ing to orig­i­nal or reme­di­al works 
  • bound­ary dis­putes includ­ing ease­ments, ground anchor and/​or crane access deeds, retain­ing wall issues
  • dis­pute resolution
  • con­duct of pro­ceed­ings in all jurisdictions 
  • con­duct of infor­ma­tive and edu­ca­tion­al ses­sions for Stra­ta Com­mit­tees and Stra­ta Man­agers on all aspects of stra­ta legislation

Use­ful Links

NSW | Fair Trading 

The Law Soci­ety of NSW | Stra­ta Title

Own­ers Cor­po­ra­tion Network