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Residential Tenancy

Residential Tenancy

BC’s residential tenancy law applies to most types of rental housing in the province. Learn key aspects of this law, and answers to common questions raised by tenants and landlords.

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People's Law School
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July 2018 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
landlords, tenants, Residential Tenancy Branch, pay rent on time, repair damage, reasonable wear and tear, rental unit, tenancy agreement, move-in and move-out inspection, condition inspection report, security deposit, pet damage deposit, rent increase, notice to end tenancy, Dial-A-Law