Discrimination and Renting
Human rights laws protect you from discrimination when you are looking for a place to rent or buy, and when you are renting. According to the BC Human Rights Code, landlords cannot discriminate against tenants or potential tenants based on personal characteristics – except in specific circumstances.View website
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- Justice Education Society of BC
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- January 2016 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.
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- entering into a tenancy, landlord and tenant responsibilities, Discrimination, Discrimination Human Rights, Discrimination (sexual orientation), discrimination based on sex, discrimination in renting property, protection against discrimination
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