Format of Hearings Policy: Residential Tenancies
The Format of Hearings Policy (Policy 40) explains hearing formats supported by Residential Tenancies and how to request a hearing format other than a telephone hearing. The policy also covers the criteria the residential tenancy officer needs to use when evaluating the request.
This policy outlines the procedure for applying for a written hearing, as well as how to request a hearing format other than a telephone hearing.
- procedure for written hearing
- request for hearing format other than telephone hearing
- medical condition
- physical, geographical or language barriers
- criteria to consider when evaluating an alternative hearing format at the request of the party
Author: Residential Tenancies
Department: Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services