Services and information
Affordable housing programs
Providing housing options for families, seniors and individuals with special needs.
Consumer tips for landlords and tenants
Information for landlords and tenants, and information on renting a mobile home site and sub-meters for rental units.
Information for tenants and landlords
Find information about living in or operating a residential rental property.
Landlord and tenant disputes
A tribunal for landlord and tenants to settle issues without going to court.
A rental agreement sets out the terms to rent a residential property.
A landlord can evict a tenant on reasonable grounds, and the tenant has the right to dispute the eviction except for non-payment of rent.
Residential Tenancies Act Handbook
This handbook explains the rights and responsibilities of all tenants, landlords, and agents involved in renting residential premises.
Residential Tenancy Dispute Resolution Service (RTDRS)
Landlords and tenants involved in a dispute can apply to this service to help resolve their dispute.
Security deposits and changes
Landlords may ask tenants for a security deposit, sometimes called a damage deposit.
Sub-meters for rental units
Landlords can install a sub-meter that allows tenants to pay for their own energy usage.