You can use this application to apply to the Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB) for an order allowing a rent increase of more than the guideline for any or all of the rental units in the residential complex in any or all of the following cases:
• The municipal taxes and charges for the residential complex increased by an “extraordinary” amount,
• Operating costs for security services for the residential complex have been experienced for the first time or have increased, and/or
• Capital expenditure work was done in the residential complex.
Note that eligible capital expenditure work can include work to protect or restore the physical integrity of the residential complex, to maintain it, to provide access for persons with disabilities, or to promote energy or water conservation, etc.
You cannot use this application to apply for a rent increase more than the guideline if your application is based on capital expenditure(s) to replace a system or thing that did not require major repair or replacement, unless it promotes access for persons with disabilities, energy or water conservation, or security of the residential complex or part of it.
You cannot apply for a rent increase more than the guideline for a rental unit if the tenancy agreement of a new tenant took effect after you completed the work related to the capital expenditure.