Both landlords and renters have specific rights in a tenancy. Access information and resources that will help you have a successful tenancy.
The province has lifted some pandemic restrictions on residential tenancies. Go to the COVID-19 page for more details.
To encourage social distancing, consultation services are not currently available at the Burnaby Residential Tenancy Branch (RTB) Office. Click here for more information.
Effective January 1, 2021, the annual allowable rent increase will be 1.4%
Landlords are required to prepare a written agreement for every tenancy. Even if a landlord doesn't prepare one, renters are protected.
Try to solve the problem yourself, first.
The Residential Tenancy Branch provides information and dispute resolution services for residential tenancies.
What are your rights and responsibilities during a tenancy, including information on rent increases, repairs and maintenance?
Learn about ending a tenancy in B.C.
Contact the Residential Tenancy Branch for information, education and dispute resolution services for landlords and tenants.