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December 1, 2018

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In Alberta, the Residential Tenancies Act applies to most people who rent the place where they live. This law sets out the rights and responsibilities that apply to tenants. This publication contains former tips in a one-stop location: inspection reports, sample cleaning list, and a checklist for...


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October 1, 2018

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In Alberta, the Mobile Home Sites Tenancies Act applies to people who own a mobile home and rent the mobile home site from a landlord. This law sets out the rights and responsibilities that apply to these tenancies.


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October 1, 2018

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In Alberta, the Residential Tenancies Act applies to most people who rent the place where they live. This law sets out the rights and responsibilities that apply to tenants. This publication contains inspection reports and sample cleaning list.


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October 1, 2018

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This tip sheet provides an overview of information for individuals who are considering the purchase of a new or converted condominium from a developer or the purchase of a previously owned unit from its current owner.


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September 1, 2018

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This publication outlines the rules and regulations that must be followed by Alberta businesses that sell goods by public auction. Such sales are governed by the Fair Trading Act, the Public Auctions Regulation and the Sale of Goods Act.

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August 1, 2018

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Alberta’s Consumer Protection Act and Ticket Sales Regulation ensure protections for Albertans when buying tickets for cultural, sporting and recreational events.


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July 1, 2018

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This publication reflects amendments to the Condominium Property Act and its regulations affecting condominium corporations and unit owners. These changes become effective January 1, 2018.


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May 1, 2018

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Collection agencies collect unpaid debts or locate debtors for others. Debt repayment agencies charge a fee to negotiate payment arrangements for people who owe money. The Fair Trading Act and the Collection and Debt Repayment Practices Regulation identify the rules these businesses and the...


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May 1, 2018

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Describes the four main types of mortgage fraud, what you can do to protect yourself from mortgage fraud, and what to do if you suspect a suspicious transaction.


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December 1, 2017

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Some landlords are changing the way they charge tenants for natural gas and electricity. Landlords are using a new tool that measures the energy used by each rental unit. This tool is called a sub-meter. This tipsheet includes information about sub-meters and how they may impact tenants. It also...