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    This booklet is an overview of deposits, occupancy fees and other potential issues that may arise when purchasing a new or conversion condo.
    NEW BOOKLET 2020
     

    In Alberta, landlords and tenants have different options to resolve tenancy disputes.
    BOOKLET 2019
     

    This tip sheet sets out the rules that a landlord must follow to increase the rent.
    TIP SHEET 2018

    If you are a first-time renter or you have been living on your own for a long time and have never had a problem, you should know the laws that govern and protect you as a renter. 4th Edition
    BOOKLET 2016

    A tenant who rents a condo from a landlord is bound by many laws including residential tenancy law, contract law, condo property law and condo bylaws.
    BOOKLET 2019

    An easy to read guide on renting in Alberta. This guide provides general legal information on Alberta law only.
    NEW BOOKLET 2020

    If you are a homeowner thinking about renting out a room in your home, you should become familiar with the laws that relate to this type of living arrangement.
    BOOKLET 2019
     

    This booklet outlines what you and your landlord can do in terms of pets and animals, if you have a dispute with a condominium board, and where to go if you need further help or information.
    BOOKLET 2019
     

    Five tips on how to be a responsible pet owner while renting.
    TIP SHEET 2018

    The right of a disabled or blind person to use a service or guide dog is protected by the Alberta Human Rights Act.
    BOOKLET 2018
     

    A reverse mortgage is a loan that allows homeowners to turn a portion of their home's equity into cash without having to sell their home.
    NEW BOOKLET 2020
     

    Having good accountability and transparency practices can enhance the credibility of a charity.
    BOOKLET 2011

    This booklet helps small and mid-size registered charities and non-profit organizations assess their accountability and transparency practices.
    BOOKLET 2011

    This sample agreement is meant only to be a guide to assist you in developing your own rental agreement, and may include terms that do not apply to your situation.
    NEW FORM 2020

    Issues of safety and security are a major concern for both landlords and tenants.
    BOOKLET 2019

    Issues of safety and security are a major concern for both landlords and tenants.
    BOOKLET 2019

    Somali Translation
    NEW BOOKLET 2020

    This booklet lists seven steps to sorting out a legal problem.
    BOOKLET 2019

    Information on getting restraining orders and filing lawsuits for adults who've experienced sexual violence.
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    Information on how to find and talk to a lawyer for those who have experienced sexual violence.
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    Information on the criminal justice system for adults who have experienced sexual violence.
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    Information on the legal options available to adults who have experienced sexual violence.
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    Information on the laws that can protect individuals being trafficked for sex..
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    Information on the forms of sexual violence and the law of consent.
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    Information on filing complaints for adults who have experienced sexual violence at work.
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    Information on how the Protection Against Family Violence Act can address violence within a family.
    NEW BOOKLET 2021
     

    This booklet outlines what your legal rights and responsibilities are if you live with a roommate or your landlord.
    BOOKLET 2016

    This tip sheet lists ten things you should know about going to civil court in Alberta.
    TIP SHEET


     

    If a property you are renting is put up for sale, you should know the laws that relate to this process.
    BOOKLET 2019
     

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