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NSW: NSW has passed a new law amending the no-pet rule allowing apartment residents to have an animal companion in their homes

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The new law, which took effect on 25 August, provides specific grounds where an owners corporation can prohibit an apartment resident from keeping an animal in a strata scheme.

The new policy also enables owners corporations to set reasonable conditions through their own by-laws on how pets are kept in their scheme.

Under the new law, owners corporations can only refuse to allow an animal into the strata scheme if the animal "unreasonably interferes" with another resident's use of their lot or common areas.

The owners corporation will be allowed to require residents to apply for approval first before having their pets enter the scheme.

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