Mission

The Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations (FMTA) is a non-profit Organization which advocates for better rights for Tenants. Founded in 1974, we are the oldest and largest Tenant Federation in Canada. The FMTA is comprised of affiliated Tenant Associations and of individual Members. We have over 3,000 members and continue to grow.

Toronto tenants crushed by rent hike exemptions

The tightening of Toronto’s rental market, which has reached record-low vacancy rates, is being felt most acutely by the residents of newly built condos, which are exempt from rent controls.

Tenant Association Profile: The Forest Park Circle Tenants' Association

The Forest Park Circle Tenants Association represents tenants living at 1850 Rathburn and 4500 Ponytail Dr. in Mississauga.

Tenant Association: High Park Tenants Association

The High Park Tenants Association is a volunteer tenant group that works on behalf of tenants to improve welfare, safety and quality of life. Created in the 1980s, it includes 10 buildings and 28 townhouses.

Reasonable Doubt: Winter Tips for Tenants

Winter brings special considerations for tenants. Although the laws surrounding residential tenancies do not change with the seasons, some issues are more prevalent during Canada’s chilly months.

Nelson Clarke Memorial - 1982

Nelson Clarke was one of the main founders of the FMTA.

Queen's Park Brings in Inclusionary Zoning

In another victory for tenants, the Province has passed legislation that will allow Cities to do Inclusionary Zoning.

Landlord Licensing Passes City Council

In a stunning victory for tenant advocates, Landlord Licensing has passed City Council.

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