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Thank you for visiting the Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO) and Tenant Duty Counsel Program (TDCP) web site. ACTO & TDCP have prepared all information on this site.

Use of Information on Web Site
ACTO is a non-profit corporation funded by Legal Aid Ontario as a community legal aid clinic and to offer tenant duty counsel services at all provincial locations of the Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal. As a legal clinic, we specialise in test case and law reform advocacy focusing on housing issues. Our advocacy work and our tenant duty counsel services are provided with the goal of improving the housing situation for people with low incomes living in Ontario. We therefore encourage you to view, use and download any portion of this Web Site to assist you in work to improve housing law and policy for our client group provided that you do not make any profit from the content in any way (i.e. by selling or charging for same).

Limitations on Information
The information on this Web Site is not intended to be, nor is it, legal advice on any individual landlord and tenant situation. Therefore your use of, or reliance on, any information found here does not create a solicitor-client relationship.

We intend the information contained in this site to be accurate. Although every effort is made to assure that information is accurate and that current laws, regulations, policy and jurisprudence relating to housing issues change on a regular basis. ACTO & TDCP staff has reviewed materials contained in this site. However, errors sometimes occur and therefore neither ACTO-TDCP nor any parties who supply information make any warranty concerning the accuracy of any information found on or exchanged through this site. We are not liable for any damages arising out of your use of or reliance on any content.

The materials and other information provided by this Web Site are for informational purposes only, and are not intended to replace or constitute legal advice or representation.

Governing Law and General Provisions
This Web Site is operated by ACTO-TDCP from its place of business in Ontario, Canada. We make no representation that the information in the Web Site is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to the Web Site from territories where the contents of the Web Site may be illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Web Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. The laws of Ontario, excluding the application of its conflicts of law rules will govern any claims relating to information available on this Web Site.