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Can a Tenant in Ontario be evicted in Winter?

on investment property, Landlord, rental, tenant October 15th

january_There is a common myth that tenants cannot be evicted in winter in Ontario. This is not the case. There is nothing in the Residential Tenancies Act that prevents a tenant from being evicted during the winter months.

If the Sheriff is working the tenant can be evicted.  The sheriff’s office is closed on holidays and often they are not available between Christmas and New Years but otherwise they will evict if you have an order for eviction. Read more »