Skip to content


Includes rights of tenants who have received an eviction notice or who have been evicted.

Some indicators of legal issues

What the clients may say:

  • "I'm behind on my rent and my landlord said I have to move out."
  • "My landlord asked me to move out so that his/her family can move into the home, but I want to stay."
  • "My landlord has threatened to evict me because I make too much noise."

Legal Services and Information

Records for Eviction
Title Description
Housing Help A one-stop, drop-in service to help people with their practical housing problemsAssistance regarding: housing emergencies evictions maintenance and repair problems illegal rentsInformation: applications for subsidized…
University of Ottawa - Community Legal Clinic Student Legal Aid Services Society clinic staffed by students and supervised by lawyers provides legal services to low-income members of the community conducts legal education…
Action Housing COVID-19 (August 18, 2022): Action Housing is adopting social contact reduction practices and partial reopening protocols during this stage of the COVID-19 pandemic. Face-to-face services…
Vanier Community Services Centre - Clinique juridique francophone d'Ottawa Legal services for low-income francophones living in Ottawa in different areas of law such as: Immigration Housing (problems between tenants and landlords only) Ontario Disability…
JusticeNet Non-profit organization links individuals seeking legal advice that are unable to obtain legal advice due to high cost or due to their ineligibility to obtain…
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General - Independent Legal Advice for Survivors of Sexual Assault Program Provides four hours of free legal advice to those who qualify by phone or video chat from one or more lawyers on referral list service…

Social Services and Information

Ottawa Social Services

Additional Resources

CLSO Eviction Ban Update_April 8 2021