Cannabis rules for landlords and tenants: overview
How landlords can change the rules on cannabis, and how tenants can end their lease early as a result.
This document provides details on how tenants can end their tenancy (lease) early if the landlord changes the rules to restrict smoking or growing recreational cannabis in the rental.
- how landlords can change existing leases to include new rules on smoking and growing cannabis
- how landlords need to notify tenants of these changes
- how much time tenants have to make a decision about ending the tenancy (lease) early
- how tenants need to notify the landlord and other tenants about their intention to end the tenancy (lease) early
Author: Residential Tenancies
Department: Service Nova Scotia