Public Health, in partnership with other agencies, strives to ensure that minimum housing standards are met. Public health inspectors investigate substandard rental housing unit conditions on a complaint basis.

Under authority of The Public Health Act, 1994, Public Health Inspectors may either write an order to remedy any condition that creates or has the potential to create a health hazard or condemn (placard) a house as "Unsanitary and Unfit for Occupation".

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation has several resources providing advice regarding mould.

Flood Preparedness and Cleanup Links

Flood Preparedness Information
Provincial Disaster Assistance Program