Substituted Service Policy: Residential Tenancies
The Substituted Service Policy explains that someone can request an Order for Substituted Service if they have tried unsuccessfully to serve someone else with a residential tenancy document by registered mail or in person.
This policy outlines how residential tenancy documents can be served in person, by registered mail or through a substituted service.
- requesting an Order for Substituted Services if you’ve tried to serve a document but have been unsuccessful
- the process a residential tenancy officer must follow to decide whether your attempts to serve a document are enough
Author: Residential Tenancies
Department: Service Nova Scotia