FMTA News

New Resource: The Fire Code - An Overview for Tenants

Check out the FMTA's latest resource on navigating the Fire Prevention Office and Fire Safety laws for tenants.

Fire Doors, alarms, fire escapes, and extinguishers - it's all here. 

In the aftermath of the Grenfell fire in the UK, many tenants have been curious about fire safety and the way to lodge complaints and get inspections.

Tenant Association Profile: Widdicombe Place Tenant Association

The Widdicombe Place Tenant Association was established To represent the tenants of Widdicombe Place in Etobicoke. The TA advocates for residents and also holds training and other social events for members while raising issues with Realstar Management.

FMTA 2017 Annual General Meeting!

Hello Members and Friends!

Join the FMTA for our 43nd Annual General Meeting on Saturday June 24th, 2017 at 10am.

Location: 120 Carlton St - Party Room. Corner of Jarvis and Carlton St. Closest station is College Subway.

 All FMTA AGM's include:

We're Hiring!

The FMTA is looking for a Tenant Hotline Counsellor.

For more information please go to the area on our website devoted to job postings:  https://torontotenants.org/jobs 

Tenants’ religious rights violated by Brampton landlord who refused to remove shoes

The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario has awarded $12,000 to a Muslim couple, who claimed their landlord failed to accommodate their prayer times and notify the wife when she was home alone before bringing in prospective new tenants for apartment viewings.

Questions and Answers: Ontario's Fair Housing Plan

Ontario's Fair Housing Plan was announced on April 20th and includes a whole host of changes to tenant laws.  Below are answers to some common questions that the FMTA has recieved since the Provincial announcement.


Q: When do the proposed changes take effect?

Upcoming Tenant School- Empowering Tenants Through Education

UPDATE: Registration is now closed for the June Tenant School sessions.

Tenant Hotline Down for Maintenance

The tenant hotline is currently offline undergoing maintenance.

If you have a questions about your rights or what the law says, please email us at

hotline@torontotenants.org

Thanks,

FMTA

Tenant Association Profile: Bretton Place Tenants Association

Bretton Place Tenants’ Association (BPTA) was established over 30 years ago to represent the collective interests of residents of Bretton Place (44 Jackes and 33 Rosehill).

Get Involved with the New Campaign Launched by the Toronto Alliance for Homelessness

The Toronto Alliance for Homelessness, in partnership with the City of Toronto, is launching a campaign to raise public awareness about homelessness in Toronto.