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Housing Law - Paying rent
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Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (CERA)
Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario / Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

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How do I pay the rent?
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Get a receipt

Always make sure the landlord gives you a receipt, no matter how you pay your rent.

Make sure the receipt shows

  • the date
  • the amount you paid
  • what the payment was for
  • your name
  • your address including your unit number
  • the name of the landlord or landlord's employee who received the payment
  • the signature of that person
Reviewed: August 31, 2015

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