Welcome to Laws for Landlords and Tenants in Alberta

Learn about the laws that apply when renting a place to live in Alberta. Select a topic below for more information.

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If tenants rent a unit in a condominium complex, they must follow the condos bylaws. This includes bylaws that could restrict pets and holiday decorations.

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What is an offence under provincial renting laws?

In many provinces, the law that applies to landlords and tenants states that if someone breaches specific sections under that law, then they have committed an offence. For example, in Nova Scotia, section 23 of the Residential Tenancies Act states the following:
Any person who violates or fails to comply with Read the full article