Add Your Name to the FMTA Agent List!!!

Are you a licensed paralegal or lawyer?  Interested in helping tenants fight Above Guideline Increases at the Landlord and Tenant Board?

The FMTA's Outreach and Organizing team is looking to your add name to our Agent List!

The FMTA Outreach and Organizing team helps organize tenants in Toronto to fight Above Guideline Increase applications and access grants through the Tenant Defense Fund.  Tenant Defense Fund grants allow tenants to hire agents to represent them at the Landlord and Tenant Board.

In order to help tenants find a lawyer or paralegal willing to represent them the FMTA gives tenants easy-to-find options through our Agent list.  Tenants are still able to hire any other lawyer or paralegal is the wish.

To be added to the List, please provide the FMTA with:

  1. A filled out Agent list application
  2. a CV and cover letter outlining your interest in working with tenants
  3. two references (work and/or character)
  4. signed Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations Anti-Oppression/Anti-Racism Policy and Conflict of Interest Guidelines forms

Please send the above information to the FMTA via mail to:

FMTA - 27 Carlton St. Ste. 500,  Toronto, ON, M5B 1L2

or e-mail at:

fmta@torontotenants.org

The forms are attached below.

 

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Conflict of Interest Guidelines for FMTA Agents.doc27.5 KB
Anti-Oppression/Anti-Racism Policy.doc32.5 KB
FMTA Agent List Policy - Application.doc52.5 KB