Landlords and tenants are encouraged to use this site to understand their rights and responsibilities.
The Residential Tenancy Branch can also help answer questions or provide dispute resolution services for problems that landlords and tenants can’t solve on their own.
The Online Application for Dispute Resolution will not be available on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
“So, You Want to be a Landlord?”
Workshop for landlords presented by the Residential Tenancy Branch and LandlordBC.
Tuesday, October 21st, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
RTB Burnaby office
400 – 5021 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC
For more information email: HSRTO@gov.bc.ca (Type: “FREE WORKSHOP” in the subject line)
Learn about your rights and responsiblities as a landlord or a tenant in B.C.
A tenancy begins when someone agrees to pay rent to occupy a property or unit owned by a landlord. Under the law, both tenants and landlords have specific rights and responsibilities in a tenancy. Make sure you’re renting the right way – access information and resources that will help you have a successful tenancy.