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Residential Tenancies

The Residential Tenancies program helps landlords and tenants understand their rights, and exercise those rights when necessary.

This site connects you with information you need. From this page, you can see and print legislation, forms, and information booklets. You can also find out how to reach us by phone, by mail, or in person with your questions or comments.

Important Notices

New Guides!

The Residential Tenancies Program offers various guides to help both and landlords navigate through the program. Three new Guides have been updated - Exploring your Options, Mediation and Hearings, and After the Hearing: What Next? Click here to see the latest Guides.

Counting Days Policy

A new policy has been added to help tenants and landlords better understand how to count days when interacting with the Residential Tenancies Program. Please click here  to see the new Counting Days Policy.

Annual Allowable Rent Increase for Land Lease Communities

The Annual Allowable Rent Increase Amount for rental increases that are effective between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014 is 2.9%.

The Annual Allowable Rent Increase Amount for the upcoming 2015 year, for rental increases effective between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015, is 1.6%.

For more information, please visit Annual Allowable Rent Increase Amount.

Tenant's Guide

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Learn your rights and responsibilities as a tenant and find out how to resolve disputes with your landlord.

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Landlord's Guide

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Learn your rights and responsibilities as a landlord and find out how to resolve disputes with tenants.

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