Death of a resident

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We understand there is a lot to deal with when a loved one, family member or friend passes away. Please contact us as soon as possible to let us know, and we will do all we can to make the process easy during a difficult time.

What do I need to do if someone passes away?

The next steps will depend on the circumstances of the tenancy.

  • If the person who has passed away was a sole tenant
  • If the person who has passed away was a joint tenant
  • If there is someone who would like to succeed to the tenancy

Please see more information for each of these situations below.

Sole Tenant

Joint Tenant

Someone else wants to succeed the tenancy

Notify us of the death of a resident

Death of a resident FAQs

I live with the person who has passed away, will I have to leave my home?

Will I have to pay rent?

Where can I get a copy of the death certificate?