Definition : Operations in the common interest

All the steps taken by a syndicate of co-owners in order to perform an act on behalf of the co-owners.  It is one of the tasks of the syndicate of co-owners. These steps include the fact that the syndicate ensures compliance with the declaration of co-ownership, makes the by-laws of the building enforceable against tenants and occupants of the building and subscribes to insurance coverage.

WARNING ! The reconciliation between collective and private interests is at the heart of the challenges of co-ownership.

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The Civil Code of Quebec (C.c.Q.) provides that upon the publication of the declaration of co-ownership, the community of co-owners of an immovable constitutes a syndicate.This is necessary to reconcile the rights of each co-owner with the destination of the immovable. The syndicate acts as a legal person regrouping all the co-owners of the immovable.
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