Department of Community Services

Residential Tenancies Office

Residential Tenancies Office

Cannabis and residential tenancies

Landlords and tenants should talk about cannabis. Make sure you understand and agree to the rules.

You can find more details for landlords and tenants on cannabis and residential tenancies here:

Cannabis and residential tenancies  (284 KB)


If you are experiencing domestic violence, safety is your first priority before working on tenancy issues. Once you are safe, here is information on how to end a tenancy.

Ending a tenancy due to domestic violence  (75 KB) 

Yukon Residential Tenancies Office logoAs of January 1, 2016 the Residential Landlord and Tenant Act has been in force.

Knowing your rights and responsibilities as a landlord or tenant benefits everyone involved. The Yukon Residential Tenancies Office (RTO) provides information on the Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, public education and presentations, and binding dispute resolution when conflict arises.

The Yukon Residential Landlord and Tenant Handbook  (820 KB) provides information about the Residential Landlord and Tenant Act and regulations.

For information on specific topics and RTO forms, please refer to the links on the left side of the page.

To assist landlords and tenants, we also have the security deposit interest calculator.

If you have any questions about residential tenancies in Yukon, please contact the RTO for assistance.