Renting a Home The online guide for tenancy in the province covers the topics of entering into rental agreements, rights and obligations, rent increases, terminating a lease, sureties, dispute resolution and enforcing injunctions. One of these situations is that a copy of a written rental agreement is not provided to the tenant within twenty days of signing. Payment of rent may also be suspended if there is no written agreement and the lessor does not give service and emergency contact information to the tenant within 20 days.. . . .