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The Social Housing Registry of Ottawa

Record #: 68975486 |  Last Full Update: 3 Feb 2023

Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19: Service not offered in person until further notice (November 30, 2021)

Maintaining the central waiting list for people applying for rent-geared-to-income (RGI)
  • according to rules set out by the Province of Ontario in the Housing Services Act, 2011
Hours Mon, Wed-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 1 pm-4:30 pm
    Individuals 16 years and older meeting all of the following conditions:
  • each member of the household must be a Canadian citizen, Landed Immigrant, Refugee or Refugee Claimant
  • no member of the household is currently under a deportation, departure or exclusion order to leave Canada
  • at least 1 person in household must be 16 years of age and older
  • no member of the household owes money to any social housing provider
  • no member of the household has been convicted of an offence in relation to rent-geared-to-income assistance or found by a court of law or the Landlord and Tenant Board to have misrepresented their income for the purpose of rent-geared-to-income assistance
  • houseowners must agree to sell it within 180 days of being housed
  • must be able to live independently, and make own arrangements for support services

Languages English, French
Application For information: visit website, contact by phone or by mail * For an application form: download form from website and print or obtain the form from: The Registry office (see address in address field below), Housing Help (309 Cooper St, suite 502, Ottawa), Action-Logement (200-261 Montreal Rd, Ottawa) or the office of any participating housing provider * proofs of Canadian residency and of income required
Location & Accessibility
Service Area Ottawa

2197 Riverside Dr
Suite 511
Ottawa, ON K1H 1A9

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Contact Information
Office 613-526-2088