Strata lot owners Brenton Pittman and Lynette Cartwright are fresh from an NCAT victory, brandishing orders that ban their downstairs neighbours from smoking on their balcony, and require the smokers to ensure that smoke does not enter Brenton and Lynette’s home. In this chat, Brenton walks me through their hard-fought battle (which took 3 separate sets of Tribunal proceedings) and answers my question “was it all worth it?”
- Get the transcript here!
- Pittman v Newport  NSWCATCD
- Section 153 | Owners, occupiers and other persons not to create nuisance | Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 (NSW)
- Section 106 | Duty of owners corporation to maintain and repair property | Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 (NSW)
- The lawyer acting for Brenton and Lynette in their application was Kasey Haddon: firstname.lastname@example.org