Further to our Opal Tower update on Tuesday, 29 January 2019, we confirm that Cardno will issue a statement today supporting the further progressive re-occupation of 97 apartments as detailed on the attached schedule dated 1 February 2019.
The Cardno statement has been issued directly to the Body Corporate which will subsequently be issued to the Owners. For Owners who have not have received a copy, please contact your Strata Manager. For tenants, please contact your Property Agent / Landlord.
It is important to note that the we are continuing to work with all the engineers to ensure all queries are thoroughly addressed and that the extent of apartments with actual remedial works is minimal.
For all apartments ready to be re-occupied in accordance with the attached schedule dated 1 February 2019, the food and accommodation allowances provided to date will no longer be reimbursed from breakfast on Sunday, 3 February 2019. Any residents who are unable to relocate due to extenuating circumstances, please contact the Opal Tower Support Team via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss further.
For all other apartments, Icon advises that it has secured ongoing hotel accommodation for residents staying in the Darling Harbour precinct until Saturday, 9 February and will continue to pay for this accommodation and residents’ living expenses as previously outlined to the morning of.
For residents staying outside the precinct, Icon is currently contacting these hotels to ensure accommodation can be extended Saturday, 9 February.
For residents who have sought their own alternative accommodation, please seek to extend your accommodation to Saturday, 9 February. Should you have any difficulty in doing so, please contact the Icon Support Team.