News

The Régie du logement is just a phone call away

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 26 June, 2018

On July 1, the Régie du logement will respond to inquiries from lessees and lessors.

Read more aboutThe Régie du logement is just a phone call away

Cannabis and modification of the conditions of a lease

Part of category Appartment

Friday, 15 June, 2018

The legalization of cannabis in Canada, in 2018, and the passage of a bill regulating the use of cannabis in Québec raise a number of questions.

Read more aboutCannabis and modification of the conditions of a lease

Moving Day - July 1

Part of category Appartment

Thursday, 14 June, 2018

In Québec, most housing leases end on June 30, with the result that many people move then each year.

Read more aboutMoving Day - July 1

Hearing of the Commission de l’administration publique

Part of category Appartment

Thursday, 5 April, 2018

The Commission de l’administration publique held, in Québec, on Thursday March 29, 2018, a hearing on the special report by the Québec Ombudsperson

Read more aboutHearing of the Commission de l’administration publique

Calculation of the 2018 rent increase

Part of category Lodging

Friday, 26 January, 2018

Montréal, January 26, 2018 – The Régie du logement has established the applicable percentages.

Read more aboutCalculation of the 2018 rent increase

Prohibition of cannabis in dwellings

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 23 January, 2018

The coming into force of the legalization of cannabis in Canada, set for July 1, 2018, raises a number of questions.

Read more aboutProhibition of cannabis in dwellings

Avis de recrutement de personnes aptes à être nommées régisseurs

Part of category Audience

Friday, 19 January, 2018

Les personnes intéressées et possédant les qualités recherchées sont invitées à soumettre leur candidature.

Read more aboutAvis de recrutement de personnes aptes à être nommées régisseurs

Landlords: It's time to prepare your RL-31 slips!

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 16 January, 2018

Owners of residential buildings can now start filing their RL-31 slips.

Read more aboutLandlords: It's time to prepare your RL-31 slips!

Fixing of rents 2018

Part of category Lodging

Friday, 12 January, 2018

This Friday, January 26, 2018, will be established the applicable percentages for calculating the 2018 rent increases.

Read more aboutFixing of rents 2018

Eviction of Lessees

Part of category Appartment

Wednesday, 6 December, 2017

Generally speaking, in Québec, the lessee of a dwelling has the right to maintain occupancy.

Read more aboutEviction of Lessees

Repossession of a dwelling: conditions, time limits and notices

Part of category Appartment

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017

Generally speaking, in Québec, the lessee of a dwelling has the right to maintain occupancy.

Read more aboutRepossession of a dwelling: conditions, time limits and notices

Yearly indexation of costs exigible

Part of category Audience

Monday, 30 October, 2017

Fees are payable for the filing of certain proceedings with the Régie du logement.

Read more aboutYearly indexation of costs exigible

Heating a dwelling

Part of category Appartment

Wednesday, 1 November, 2017

Each year, the arrival of fall ushers in the cold season and brings with it a number of questions for lessees and lessors alike.

Read more aboutHeating a dwelling

Business hours during the Festive Season

Part of category Accessibility

Friday, 1 December, 2017

The Régie du logement wishes to remind the public that customer service hours will be different during the Festive Season.

Read more aboutBusiness hours during the Festive Season

Relocation of the office of Laval

Part of category Accessibility

Friday, 20 October, 2017

The office of the Régie du logement in Laval will be exceptionally closed on Friday, October 27, from noon to 4:30 p.m., and on Monday, October 3
Read more aboutRelocation of the office of Laval

The Régie du logement is just a phone call away

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 13 June, 2017

On July first, the Régie du logement will respond to inquiries from lessees and lessors.

Read more aboutThe Régie du logement is just a phone call away

July 1 - Moving Day

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 6 June, 2017

In Québec, most housing leases end on June 30, with the result that many people move then each year.

Read more aboutJuly 1 - Moving Day

Flooding - Legal aspects

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 9 May, 2017

According to the Civil Code of Québec, superior force is an unforeseeable and irresistible event.

Read more aboutFlooding - Legal aspects

Solidarity Tax Credit – RL-31 Slip

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 14 February, 2017

If you rent your dwelling, make sure you get an RL-31 slip

Read more aboutSolidarity Tax Credit – RL-31 Slip

Fixing of rent in 2017 – Additional calculation example

Part of category Lodging

Thursday, 9 February, 2017

Montréal, February 9, 2017 – Today, the Régie du logement published on its website an additional calculation example for t

Read more aboutFixing of rent in 2017 – Additional calculation example

Calculation of the 2017 rent increases

Part of category Lodging

Friday, 20 January, 2017

Montréal, January 20, 2017 – The Régie du logement has established the applicable percentages for calculating t

Read more aboutCalculation of the 2017 rent increases

Fixing of rents 2017

Part of category Lodging

Tuesday, 10 January, 2017

This Friday, January 20, 2017, will be established the applicable percentages for calculating the 2017 rent increases, in accordance with the R

Read more aboutFixing of rents 2017

Hearings for the fixing of rent

Part of category Audience

Wednesday, 30 November, 2016

Given the strike by the State’s lawyers and notaries, which could continue for a few weeks, here is some advice for tenants and landlords awaiting

Read more aboutHearings for the fixing of rent

Start filing your RL-31 slips today!

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 13 December, 2016

Owners of residential complexes can now start filing their RL-31 slips using Revenu Québec’ s

Read more aboutStart filing your RL-31 slips today!

What to Do in the Event of Death

Part of category Appartment

Thursday, 15 December, 2016

The new edition of the guide

Read more aboutWhat to Do in the Event of Death

Eviction of Lessees

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 29 November, 2016

Generally speaking, in Québec, the lessee of a dwelling has the right to maintain occupancy.

Read more aboutEviction of Lessees

Repossession of a dwelling: conditions, time limits and notices

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 1 November, 2016

Generally speaking, in Québec, the lessee of a dwelling has the right to maintain occupancy.

Read more aboutRepossession of a dwelling: conditions, time limits and notices

Heating a dwelling

Part of category Appartment

Tuesday, 25 October, 2016

Each year, the arrival of fall ushers in the cold season and brings with it a number of questions for tenants and landlords alike.

Read more aboutHeating a dwelling

Yearly indexation of costs exigible

Part of category Audience

Thursday, 20 October, 2016

Fees are payable for the filing of certain proceedings with the Régie du logement.

Read more aboutYearly indexation of costs exigible

Annual report 2015-2016

Part of category Accessibility

Tuesday, 18 October, 2016

Today, the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, Martin Coiteux, tabled the Annual Management Report of the Régie du logement for fisca

Read more aboutAnnual report 2015-2016

Bill 492

Part of category Appartment

Wednesday, 12 October, 2016

The Quebec National Assembly passed on June 10, 2016, the Act to protect seniors’ rights by amending the conditions for repossessing dwellings or e

Read more aboutBill 492

Fixing Rents 2016

Part of category Lodging

Friday, 22 January, 2016

The Régie du logement has established the applicable percentages for the calculation of rent increases in 2016, according to Regulation respecting

Read more aboutFixing Rents 2016

Rent increase notices and modification of the lease

Part of category Lodging

Tuesday, 12 January, 2016

Generally speaking, leases for dwellings are renewed automatically at term for the same period of time and at the same rent, unless landlords advis

Read more aboutRent increase notices and modification of the lease

To the residential Rental Property Owners

Part of category Appartment

Friday, 11 December, 2015

The RL-31.CS slip (available in French only) must be completed by rental property owners that leased a dwelling for which

Read more aboutTo the residential Rental Property Owners

Entry into force of the new lease forms

Part of category Lodging

Friday, 20 February, 2015

This is as of February 24, 2015, comes into force the regulation amending the Regulation respecting mandatory lease forms and

Read more aboutEntry into force of the new lease forms

Business hours during the Festive Season

Part of category Accessibility

Thursday, 1 December, 2016

The Régie du logement wishes to remind the public that customer service hours will be different during the Festive Season.

Read more aboutBusiness hours during the Festive Season