ARQRV has produced a range of informative fact sheets designed to provide up-to-date information on a variety of topics.
Fact sheets marked with ‘*’ relate to changes to the Retirement villages Act 1999.
A brief explanation of changes to the Retirement Villages Act under the Building Consumer Confidence Initiative.
Explanation of the change to the Retirement villages Act which provides some certainty an exit entitlement will be paid to a former resident or to their estate no longer than 18 months after the right to reside is terminated – applies to all residents who have a right to be paid an exit entitlement regardless of when their residence contract was signed.
Explanation of behavioural standards for residents and their guests, and scheme operators – applies to all residents and scheme operators regardless of when the residence contract was signed.
Important matters to consider before buying into a retirement village.
Important matters you should be aware of when leaving a village.
Information about reinstatement and refurbishment of a unit when leaving the village.
What needs to be put in place before it is too late.
Information for prospective ARQRV membership support officers.
Some important areas in a residence contract which need to be considered before you sign.
Explanation about the information to be given to prospective residents and the timeframes for giving of the information.
Information about procedures to be followed by the scheme operator and the former resident on resale of a unit – applies to all residence contracts.
Explanation of how residents or prospective residents access operational documents.
Requirements under a contract made on or after 1 Feb 2019, for resident reinstatement of a unit to the condition it was in when the resident moved in, minus fair wear and tear – applies to residence contracts signed on or after 1 Feb 2019.