Can We Help You? SLA may be able to assist you with your landlord/tenant related to:
Legal Information Key Concepts
- Return of a security deposit
- Fundamental breach of tenancy agreement
- Roommate disputes
for a glossary of the following of landlord/tenant terms:
|Noting in Default
Notice to Attend
Notice to Vacate
Termination of Tenancy
Withdrawal Written Consent
Frequently Asked Questions
- Provincial Court: Click here for details from the Alberta Courts regarding possible steps in landlord/tenant disputes filed with Provincial Court.
- Residential Tenancy Dispute Resolutions Service: Click here for details from the Residential Tenancy Dispute Resolutions Service regarding possible steps in landlord /tenant disputes at the RTDRS.
for contact information through Service Alberta.
for details from the Alberta Courts regarding considerations before filing a claim.
for details from Service Alberta regarding RTDRS Rules of Practice and Procedure.
for details from the Alberta Courts regarding the steps involved to initiate a landlord/tenant claim.
for details from the Alberta Courts regarding service methods and requirements.
for details from the Alberta Courts on resolving or contesting an application.
for details from the Alberta Courts regarding the Court Civil Claims Mediation Program.
for details from the Alberta Courts regarding available remedies.
for details from the Alberta Courts regarding filing, serving and enforcing an order.
for details from the Alberta Courts on how to appeal a decision.
for details from the RTDRS regarding how to file a claim.
Visit the RTDRS website
for a list of application, affidavit and notice forms.
for details from the RTDRS regarding service methods, substitutional service and abridgement of service.
for details from the RTDRS regarding witnesses, evidence and adjournments.
The sites listed below are third party websites. Student Legal Assistance (SLA) has no control over these websites. SLA provides these websites as a convenience only. All information is provided for general knowledge purposes only. The information contained within these links and this website is not meant as a replacement for professional legal advice.
If you have a question that requires legal assistance, please contact Student Legal Assistance or consult a lawyer. Landlord/Tenant
Legal Assistance Organizations
- Alberta Legal Aid
Legal Aid Alberta exists to provide cost effective legal services for Albertans in need.
- Calgary Legal Guidance
Calgary Legal Guidance exists to provide legal assistance and information to disadvantaged persons who would not otherwise have access to such services.
- Lawyer Referral Service
The Lawyer Referral Service is a program operated by the Law Society of Alberta to assist members of the public in finding a lawyer who will provide the legal services they require.
- Student Legal Services of Edmonton
Student Legal Services of Edmonton (SLS) is a student-managed, non-profit society dedicated to helping low-income individuals in Edmonton and area understand their legal issues and solve their legal problems.
- Lawyer Search Service
This is a directory of Calgary Lawyers, grouped by major practice areas.