Standards of Maintenance Bylaw
This bylaw spells out the requirements landlords must meet for rental unit and building upkeep.
Resources for tenants
BC Residential Tenancy Branch
The province provides many online resources for tenants, including updates on tenancy laws, and help solving disputes.
Residential Housing Task Force
In April 2018, the province appointed a Rental Housing Task Force to advise on how to improve security and fairness for renters and landlords throughout the province.
Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre (TRAC)
TRAC promotes the legal protection of residential tenants across British Columbia by providing information, education, support, and research on residential tenancy matters.