Resiliating a Lease
Régie du logement
Condition Tenants who have been admitted permanently to one of the following facilities:
It is highly recommended to tenants to use the form provided by the Régie du logement for that purpose, Notice of resiliation of lease due to admission of the tenant to a residential and long-term care centre or to a private seniors' residence, which complies with legal standards.
Resiliation of the lease takes effect
The lease can be resiliated more quickly if an agreement is reached between the tenant and the landlord or if the dwelling is rented to another person. Once the lease has been resiliated, the tenant is no longer required to pay the rent. If the tenant, leaves the dwelling before the resiliation takes effect, he or she must continue to pay the rent until the prescribed date The tenant must also pay for any personal services or care provided for in the lease and received before the termination of the lease.
Proof of deliveryThe Régie recommends that notices between lessors and lessees be provided in one of the following ways:
In the event of a hearing, proof that a notice has been sent and received may be required.
The following documents are required to resiliate the lease:
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