Chris Glover MPP, Spadina–Fort York

Government of Ontario

Tenant Rights

NEW! 2022 Tenant Guide

You can read the Tenant Guide by clicking here.

If you would like a hard copy of the guide, please contact us at [email protected].

Tenant School

Are you a tenant interested in learning about your rights under the law? The Tenant School program provides free legal information to tenants. The school is run by the Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations at http://www.torontotenants.org

6 free workshops:

  • Tuesday, September 20, 7-8:30 pm: Introduction to Landlord-Tenant Law
  • Wednesday, September 21, 7-8:30 pm: Getting Repairs Done
  • Thursday, September 27, 7-8:30 pm: Human Rights and Housing
  • Wednesday, September 28, 7-8:30 pm: Above Guideline Rent Increases
  • Monday, October 3 , 7-8:30 pm: Community Organizing & Tenant Organizations
  • Tuesday, October 4,  7-8:30 pm: Tenant Organizing During The Municipal Election

Register here: https://forms.gle/WwJYH33d2beUdHn37

For more information, please email: [email protected]

Organizing a Tenants' Association

If you are facing harassment:

If you have problems with repairs and maintenance in your unit: 

If you have problems with rent increases and evictions

Organizations that can help you with your housing issues, or support your organizing