Residents association by-laws are guidelines that have provisions relating to the various affairs of the association. The word by-law alludes to a private/local law formed by an organization.
The residents association of each apartment will have a by-law for the apartment which contains details like the address, the name of the residents association, jurisdiction aspects, formation date, etc. It will also contain various aspects like the activities and objects of the association.
By-laws are required by the Residents Welfare Association or Apartment Owners Association for ensuring proper maintenance of the place and to solve the issues effectively faced by the residents. Solving the different issues faced by the residents is not an easy task. Moreover, it will be tough to persuade the members of the society to concur to the rules and regulations of the residents association. All of this can be solved by passing a set of rules called by-laws.
Every apartment complex will adopt a by-law right from the time of registration. For instance, apartments and flats in Kochi will have their by-laws and those in some other cities will have their by-laws. These laws govern the daily functioning of the apartment and many people consider these laws the constitution of the residents association.
There are a few steps to follow while making apartment by-laws and residents association laws. These are:
Residents association by-laws play a critical part in ensuring the proper working of society and are necessary for all residents associations.