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In this issue of LawNow we are highlighting 3 new publications of interest to renters and landlords in Alberta. These resources can be found on CPLEA’s topic specific landlord and tenant website. LandlordandTenant.org offers plain language information for Albertans on renting law in Alberta.
Abandoned goods are any property a tenant leaves behind after they move out of the rental property. In Alberta, the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) sets out what a landlord can do if the tenant leaves their items behind. This is a quick guide on what you should know.
This publication looks at the differences between service and guide dogs as well as companion, therapy and emotional support animals. It addresses the question “Are landlords required to accommodate people with companion, therapy or emotional support animals in their rental units.” It also provides information for landlords on how they can determine if an animal is certified and covered under the Service Dogs Act and the Blind Persons’ Rights Act.
For a listing of all CPLEA publications see: www.cplea.ca/publications/