Do you have an eviction hearing date?

If you don't show up to your hearing, the LTB will evict you in your absence. You can't ignore an eviction but you can fight it.

#keepyourhome #NoCovidEvictions #lockdown
Call your legal clinic and ask them to represent you at the hearing.

Some legal clinics have refused to represent tenants who won’t sign dangerous repayment plans. This is not OK. If they refuse, ask for a letter confirming their denial of service.

#keepyourhome #lockdown
At the hearing a tenant can tell their side of the story. The LTB has the power to deny the landlord’s eviction case or to give the tenant time to repay the rent owing.

You will be given a minimum of 11 days but tenants can ask for more time to repay.

#keepyourhome #lockdown
It is important for tenants to apply pressure to their landlord before the hearing.

Organize a phone zap. Occupy the landlord’s office. Deliver a demand letter to your landlord’s house. You shouldn’t go through this alone.

#keepyourhome #lockdown

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