Timeline for applications to director policy: Residential Tenancies

The Timeline for Resolving an Application to Director Policy explains that an Application to Director needs to be filed within one year of the lease ending. There is no timeline as to when a residential tenancy officer needs to deal with the application.

This policy describes how an Application to Director needs to be filed within one year of the end of the lease. It also describes how there is no timeline as to when a residential tenancy officer needs to deal with the application.

Information includes:

  • how long an application can remain active and actionable
  • the process for substituted service if reasonable efforts to serve a party by registered mail or in person have been unsuccessful
  • how an applicant can withdraw their application at any time before an order is made

Type:
  • Policy

Author: Residential Tenancies
Department: Service Nova Scotia