Syndicate’s Work in Private Portions

Over time, there is several maintenance or improvement work that require the Syndicate to access Private Portions, and even sometimes, work to be executed inside Private Portions.

In order that such crucial work for the Syndicate of co-owners not be obstructed, Article 1066 of the Civil Code of Québec provides that no co-owner may interfere with the carrying-out, even inside its private portion, of work required for the preservation of the immovable, decided upon by the Syndicate or urgent work.

This obligation to allow said work is opposable not only to co-owners but also to occupants and tenants.

Many important issues must be taken into account by the Syndicate before undertaking such work:

 

 

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