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Private tenants' rights

You're a private tenant if you rent from a private landlord. Make sure you understand your rights and responsibilities in a private rental.

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Types of tenancies

You have different rights depending on your tenancy type. Make sure you know what kind of tenancy you have and what your rights and responsibilities are.

Finding a private rental

Private rentals offer more flexibility to choose where you want to live and for how long. See if a private rental is right for your situation and needs.

Deposits and fees

Before you sign a tenancy agreement, make sure you know exactly what you need to pay for and how much it costs. Understand the different kinds of deposits and fees and what you're responsible for.