Resources - français

This tip sheet contains general information on what you can do to protect your human rights in the area of housing.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This tip sheet contains general information on what to do if your landlord is not keeping the place you rent in good repair or if your landlord does not respect your legal rights.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This tip sheet gives general information about what you can do if your landlord or someone who buys the place that you rent wants you to move out so that they can live in your place.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF

Do you need to ask the Landlord and Tenant Board for more time because the deadline to file a form has passed? Or are you in a situation where you want to ask the Board to hold your hearing sooner? To make these kinds of requests, you need to use a form called Request to Extend or Shorten Time. This tip sheet talks about when this form must be used and explains how to fill it in.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF

This resource gives an overview of some of the most important aspects of the Residential Tenancies Act. Topics covered include rent increases, deposits and other charges, repairs and maintenance, discrimination, privacy, moving out, and eviction.

Available in:
English, français (français), American Sign Language (ASL)

This one-page poster provides a summary of some rights and responsibilities under the Employment Standards Act. It has brief, basic information on hours of work, rest periods, overtime pay, minimum wage, paydays, vacation time and pay, public holidays, leaves of absence, and termination notice and pay.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Poster, Web

This resource explains how income from work or training can affect the amount of income support a person gets from Ontario Works (OW) or the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

This information from Consumer Protection Ontario explains your rights and what questions to ask before you buy a time share or join a vacation club.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

The federal Divorce Act sets out the spousal support rules for married couples who divorce. Since the Divorce Act is a federal law, the rules apply across Canada. This page on the Department of Justice website lists what factors judges consider when deciding if a spouse should get support after a divorce, whether spousal misconduct is considered, and how a requirement to pay spousal support would affect child support payments.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

On October 24, 2017, the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations will change to reinstate the maximum age for a dependent child as under 22 years. (Since 1 August 2014, the maximum age has been under 19 years). The Canadian Council for Refugees has prepared a document providing detailed practical information about the change, particularly with regard to people who have applications in process when the regulation changes on 24 October 2017.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web