Updates from the Landlord and Tenant Board

Case Management Hearing Pilot:

Starting September 15, 2014, all T2 Applications about Tenant Rights  and all T6 Applications about Maintenance, assigned to the Landlord and Tenant Board’s Southern and Toronto South Regions, will be scheduled for a case management hearing to be conducted prior to a merits hearing being scheduled.

 

Bill 14 Amendments:

Effective June 1st 2014, Bill 14, the Non-profit Housing Co-operatives Statute Law Amendment Act, 2013 was proclaimed into law. This Bill amends parts

of the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006; (RTA) and sets out a few key amendments, including:

  •         Non-profit housing co-operative eviction tenure disputes have come under the Residential Tenancies Act. (Part V.1)

  •         The LTB may, in accordance with the Rules, waive or defer all or part of any fee for low-income individuals.

 

To learn more about the fee waiver, visit:

http://www.ltb.gov.on.ca/stdprodconsume/groups/csc/_ltb/_forms/documents...