Community schemes range from rural subdivisions to large closed communities with private roads, high security and recreational facilities.
If you live in a community or neighbourhood scheme, Fair Trading provides a number of services. Download a copy of the Living in a Community Scheme brochure (PDF, 469.34 KB) and the community and neighbourhood scheme forms.
Fair Trading also provides a mediation service for disputes before they are referred to a Community Schemes Adjudicator or the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
A position paper has been released which outlines 58 proposed community schemes law reforms.