The Residential Tenancies Act and the Regulations to that Act govern tenancy agreements in the Northwest Territories. It clearly sets out the responsibilities of the landlord and tenant during the term of the tenancy.
The landlord must provide the tenant with a signed copy of the tenancy agreement within 60 days of it being signed. If the landlord fails to do this, the tenant can pay the rent to the rental officer until the landlord provides the required copy.
Rent out a house, apartment or mobile home in the Northwest Territories with this NWT Residential Tenancy Agreement.
The lease can be for either a fixed term, such as 6 months, 1 year, etc. or for a periodic tenancy, such as month to month. This rental agreement can also used for mobile homes or mobile home sites (pads).
The Agreement contains standard provisions for tenancies, including:
payment and disposition of the tenant's security deposit;