Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009

Management, control and maintenance of designated apartment complex.

63.— (1) Notwithstanding the transfer of ownership of a designated apartment complex to a management company under section 59 , the housing authority shall manage and control the designated apartment complex in the performance of its functions under the Housing Acts 1966 to 2009, for the period beginning on the date specified in the apartment complex transfer order for the purposes of section 59 (1) and ending on the date of the first sale of an apartment in the apartment complex to the tenant thereof.

(2) The management company shall pay to the housing authority as soon as practicable after receipt thereof any charges paid to the management company in respect of the period specified in subsection (1) by any person to whom an apartment in the designated apartment complex was sold under section 90 of the Principal Act whether before or after the coming into operation of this Part.

(3) On the date of the first sale under this Part of an apartment in a designated apartment complex to the tenant thereof the management company shall, in relation to the common areas, structures, works and services in the designated apartment complex, in accordance with its memorandum and articles of association ensure the effective management and maintenance of the common areas, structures, works and services, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, ensure that the designated apartment complex functions effectively and otherwise comply with the obligations imposed on the management company under and in accordance with this Part and the apartment complex transfer order.