New FAQs 28/03/2018 by CPLEA Administrator Thinking of co-signing a lease for a friend or relative? Who pays for utilities? Can you ask your landlord to lower your rent? We have the answers to these questions and more. Check out our newest FAQs here: Now that recreational cannabis is legal in Canada, can landlords still restrict its use in rental properties? What are my obligations as a co-signor? Who is responsible for utility payments? Can I ask my landlord to lower my rent?