Other Documents

This is a list of documents that the FMTA produces to help tenants organize. Documents published in the current calendar year are displayed by default, alphabetically. You can filter the list to display documents from previous years using the dropbox below and clicking the 'apply' button. You can also show results for a specific language.

  • Leases
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Web tool for renters with roommates: Sharing rental housing?
Fair Lease
  • Repairs
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A Basic Guide to Municipal Bylaws- Chinese
A Basic Guide to Municipal Bylaws- Dari
A Basic Guide to Municipal Bylaws- Polish
A Basic Guide to Municipal Bylaws- Punjabi
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Amharic
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Bengali
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Farsi
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- French
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Greek
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Gujurati
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Italian
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Korean
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Portuguese
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Serbian
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Somali
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Spanish
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Tagalog
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Tamil
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Ukrainian
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Urdu
A Basic Guide to Municipal Property Standards- Vietnamese
A Basic Guide to Property Standards- Arabic
A Basic Guide to Property Standards- Russian
A Short Guide to Toronto Municipal Property Standards
Bed Bug Infestations - Rights and Responsibilities
Bed Bug Protocol for Landlords
Getting Repairs Done
Maintenance and Repairs
  • Campaigns and Organizing
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About the FMTA
FMTA Membership Form
FMTA's Tenant Association Toolkit
How to Lobby your MPP in your Lobby
Not-for-Profit Incorporators Handbook
So You Want to Write the Premier (or any other politician)
Social Planning Toronto's Voter Kit 2010
Tenant Flyer Template
The Tenant Organizing Manual
Toronto Members of Provincial Parliament
YIMBY: Yes In My Backyard toolkit
  • Bedbugs
  • Health
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Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Arabic)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Bengali)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Chinese)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (French)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Hindi)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Italian)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Korean)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Portuguese)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Somali)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Spanish)
Bedbugs fact sheet - Toronto Public Health (Tamil)
  • What the Law says
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Can Your Landlord Take Your Stuff?
Care Homes
CERA- The Law and Tenant Rights
CERA- The Law and Tenant Rights- Chinese
CERA- The Law and Tenant Rights- French
CERA- The Law and Tenant Rights- Spanish
Moving Out
Moving Out- French
The Quotable Residential Tenancies Act
What Tenants Need to Know about the Law
  • Discrimination
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CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (Arabic)
CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (French)
CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (Somali)
CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (Spanish)
CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (Tagalog)
CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (Tamil)
CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (Urdu)
CERA- Discrimination and Housing Rights (Vietnamese)
CERA- Discrimination and Human Rights (Chinese)
CERA- Discrimination and Human Rights (Punjabi)
CERA- Know Your Rights: Housing Discrimination is Against the Law!
CERA- New to Canada and Facing Discrimination?
CERA- Ontario's Human Rights Code, Disability and the Duty to Accommodate: A Guide for Housing Workers and Tenants
CERA- Ontario's New Human Rights System (english)
CERA- Young and Trying to Find a Place to Live? Discrimination is Against the Law!
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market - Tagalog
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market- Farsi
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination In Toronto's Rental Housing Market- French
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market- Portuguese
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market- Simplified Chinese
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market- Tamil
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market- Traditional Chinese
Housing Equality for New Canadians: Measuring Discrimination in Toronto's Rental Housing Market- Urdu
Overcoming Barriers: A Guide to Discrimination
  • Eviction
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CERA- Having Trouble Paying Your Rent? Eviction Prevention Resources in Toronto
CERA- Having Trouble Paying Your Rent? Eviction Prevention Resources in Toronto- Chinese
CERA- Having Trouble Paying Your Rent? Eviction Prevention Resources in Toronto- French
CERA- Having Trouble Paying Your Rent? Eviction Prevention Resources in Toronto- Spanish
CERA- RTA and Evictions
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- Arabic
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- Chinese
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- English
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- French
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- Somali
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- Spanish
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- Tamil
CLEO Fact Sheet on Evictions- Urdu
Demolitions, Conversions, Renovations and the Residential Tenancies Act
Fighting an Eviction
RTA and Evictions Flowchart
  • Looking for a place
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CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- Arabic
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- Chinese
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- French
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- French
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- Somali
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- Spanish
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- Tamil
CLEO Fact Sheet: Renting a Place to Live- Urdu
Looking for an Apartment: A Quick Guide
  • Discrimination
  • Health
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Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Arabic
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Chinese
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Eng
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- French
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Punjabi
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Russian
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Spanish
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Tamil
Creating Healthy Apartments: What You Need to Know- Urdu
  • Discrimination
  • Harrassment
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Discrimination and Harrassment
Discrimination and Harrassment- french
  • Bylaws and Utilities
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Energy and Water Conservation for Tenants
Just say no...to smart sub-metering!
Smart Sub Meter Key Information
  • Rent Increases
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Guide to the Tenant Defence Fund Program
Rent Increases
Rent Increases (French)
Step by Step to Above Guideline Increase Hearings
  • Services Organizations and Tenant Associations
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Housing Stabilization Fund- Q&A
Services for Tenants and Landlords in Toronto
Toronto's Affordable Housing Action Plan
  • Financial Literacy
  • Low Income
  • Poverty
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Making Ends Meet: Surviving on Low Income in Canada
  • Sample Letters
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Response to Variance Applications Based on Municipal Waste Charges
Sample Questions for Municipal Candidates (from HomeComing Community Choice Coalition)
Smart Meter Sample Letter - Demanding Your Rent Back
Smart Meter Sample Letter - Keeping Your Rent Reduction
Smart Meter Sample Letter - Taking Your Rent Back
  • Eviction
  • Co-operative Housing
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The New Process for Evictions from Non-Profit Co-operative Housing CLEO webinar