Communal tariffs structure remains a commercial secret
Considering new opportunities provided by the Law of Ukraine “On Access to Public Information” and amendment to the Law "On Information”, the Civil Network OPORA sent a series of information requests concerning tariffs on services of centralized water supply and drainage, heating and hot water supply in Kyiv, Luhansk, Vinnytsia, Rivne, Dnipropetrovsk and Chernivtsi.
Public estimated the Law “On making amendments to some laws of Ukraine on Condominiums” adopted by the Verkhovna Rada
Yesterday, 15 March, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On making amendments to some laws of Ukraine on Condominiums” (No.8474). Deputies declined the most “harmful” for Condominiums amendments and adopted a number of norms which will ease a life of Condominium residents, and that may be considered as an achievement of civic activists
Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law “On making amendments to some laws of Ukraine on Condominiums”
Yesterday, 15 March the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Law “On making amendments to some laws of Ukraine on Condominiums” (No.8474). This decision supported 235 out of 418 deputies registered in the session hall.
State support for residential-sector energy efficiency
Housing and communal sector is one of the biggest consumers in Ukraine, which takes nearly 36% of fuel energy, what is 28 b. m3 of natural gas per year. 20 b. m3 of it (25% of produced energy) is spent on heating and water heating. Compare: metallurgy consumes nearly 13%, chemical industry - 11% of the total amount of gas consumed.
Don’t let people’s deputies distort the bill No.8474!
We propose to everyone interested in Condominiums to sign open appeal on the bill No.8474 “On making amendments to some laws on condominiums”. Please be free to join the initiative, support, and post on behalf of your organizations! Don't be indiferrent!
Tetiana Boiko: Condominium – is a threat for those who try to monopolize the housing market [audio]
Mass creation of Condominiums could essentially improve the situation of housing and communal services in Ukraine. It’s long time since large-scale plans were announced, but practice showed that there are too many obstacles on the way of Condominiums’ creation made by the government itself. What stands on the way of responsible owners and how this problems may be solved?
The government is not interested in Condominium development
Yesterday, 23 February the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Lytvyn decided not to consider the bill No.8474 “On making amendments to some laws on Condominiums”, and passed it to the Committee on construction, city planning, housing service and regional politics for elaboration in order to consider it the next plenary week. However, the Civil Network OPORA is sure, that the postponement of consideration is connected to the aim of some lobbying groups to distort the bill and ...
The public expressed its position regarding the bill No.8474
Adoption of the Bill No.8474 - is a small step toward reform of housing and communal services in Ukraine.
How to build a country of responsible owners? Part 1
Ukraine has chosen the most complicated type of ownership and we mush face it. To take decisions concerning communal property without presence of all co-owners was proposed a mechanism - Condominium.