Residential Tenancies: renting guide for students
Rights and responsibilities of landlords and students where students are renting from landlords.
This guide provides students with information on tenant and landlord rights and responsibilities.
- what a lease is
- what information must be included in a lease
- what a security (damage) deposit is, and the maximum amount it can be
- how to break a lease
- what a tenant can do if they have a conflict with their landlord
Author: Residential Tenancies
Department: Service Nova Scotia