Eviction Survey

Date 24 Jun, 2022

Help tell the story of eviction in British Columbia. 

Have you been evicted or forced to move? Share your story and the impact it’s had on you. We want to use this information to help make tenant protections stronger in B.C.

 

This project is being run by the Legal Advocacy program at First United in Vancouver, BC, that gives legal help to tenants.  We want to document and understand evictions and forced moves of tenants in the Lower Mainland.

We want to learn:
-where evictions and forced moves are happening in our communities,
-who is affected by them, and
-what the impacts are.

The information you provide may be included in a general map, and by participating, you agree that we can use your information on a general map (without identifying you).  An example of this would be placing a dot on the map to show the approximate location of your eviction.

You do not need to give your name in this survey, and you may choose not to give your email or phone number.

We will never share any identifying information about you (such as your email or phone number) without your consent. 

Identifying information will be visible only to the Staff Lawyer and designated staff within the Advocacy program.

Read First United’s privacy policy for more information.

GETTING LEGAL HELP

If you need legal help for an eviction, please contact one of the following:
TRAC BC: https://tenants.bc.ca/ or 1-800-665-1185
First United Advocacy: [email protected] or 604.251.3323
Access Pro Bono Residential Tenancy Program: [email protected] or 1-877-762-6664 ext. 1500

This project takes places on the traditional and unceded lands of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish),  səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), QayQayt, Kwantlen, q̓íc̓əy̓ (Katzie), Semiahmoo, and Tsawwassen
First Nations, kʷikʷəƛ̓əm (Kwikwetlem), and Stó:lō Nation.  We continue to learn and work toward respectful relations with the land and its people.

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