Living Blog

In November 2018, the NSW Parliament passed the Retirement Village Amendment Bill. This amended bill changes parts of the Retirement Villages Act 1999. In short, these bills protect both residents and prospective residents who want to downsize and live in lifestyle villages. It also works to introduce guidelines that people who run the retirement villages must comply with. In turn, residents can enjoy healthier and safer lives. 

What Reforms Does the Bill Bring About? 

There are five major reforms to the Retirement Villages Amendment Bill 2018. Their goal is to improve any dispute...