Condo Smarts: Strata obligated to provide Form F

The Form F Payment Certificate is required for a sale or transaction of a strata lot

Dear Tony: I was in the process of adding my son to my title for estate purposes and contacted our property manager for a Form F, which is required for the transfer and title change.

The property manager advised this is only requested by the lawyers and they would not provide me with a Form F.

How will an owner identify if there are any outstanding fees or penalties due, if they are not permitted to request and receive a payment certificate for their unit? It would be unfair to hold the form until the last minute and would prevent an owner from demanding details of any claimed debts owed or disputing these claims.

Jo S, LadySmith

Within one week of the request of an owner or purchaser, or a person authorized by an

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