COVID-19 Supports for Renters and Landlords
The Prince Edward Island Housing Corporation has placed a moratorium on evictions from provincially-owned social housing units until June 2020.
The Office of the Attorney General
On April 1, 2020, the Supreme Court of PEI held a hearing and a decision was made to support this application to suspend enforcement of eviction orders until the courts can resume regular operations.
Anyone seeking an order for an eviction must follow the procedures of the Director or the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission. On March 30, 2020, the Commission advised the public that the Rental Office will not hold hearings for non-payment of rent. Visit the IRAC website for FAQs regarding rent and evictions.