Below is a list of housing legislation for your reference.

Provincial Housing Legislation

Housing Services Act
The purpose of the Housing Services Act is to provide community-based planning and delivery of housing and homelessness services with general provincial oversight and policy direction, and
to provide flexibility for service managers and housing providers while retaining requirements with respect to housing programs that predate this Act and housing projects that are subject to those programs.

View the Housing Services Act, 2011


Housing Services Act (HSA) Regulations



Residential Tenancies Act 

The Residential Tenancies Act (RTA 2006) is the law that governs landlord and tenant relations in residential rental accommodations.

View the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006


Federal Housing Legislation

National Housing Act

The National Housing Act is intended to promote the construction of new houses, the repair and modernization of existing houses, and the improvement of housing and living conditions.

View the National Housing Act, R.S.C, 1985