The RHRA develops information and educational material to assist retirement home operators to better understand and meet the standards in the Act and Regulations. Select any of the links below to access these materials.
Fees and Schedules
RHRA Infection Prevention and Control Guideline (PDF)
RHRA Emergency Plans Guideline (PDF)
RHRA Instructions for a Certificate of Insurance (PDF)
RHRA Qualifications and Training Guideline (PDF)
RHRA Planned Evacuation Guideline (PDF)
RHRA Plain Language Guideline (PDF)
Following Policy and Procedure: A RHRA Inspector’s Perspective (PDF)
RHRA Guide for Starting a Residents’ Council in Your Retirement Home
Routine Inspections Fact Sheet (PDF)
Whistle Blowing Protection Fact Sheet (PDF)
Safety Plans Fact Sheet (PDF)
Residents Rights Fact Sheet (PDF)
Alternatives to a Retirement Home Fact Sheet (PDF)
Mandatory Reporting Fact Sheet (PDF)
RHRA Inspections Document List
Notice of Change Form (PDF)
Notice of Change of a Controlling Interest Form (PDF)
Incident Report Form (PDF)
Annual Reporting Form – Information About Alternatives to the Retirement Home
About the RHRA
We are committed to the protection and wellbeing of seniors living in retirement homes.
Understanding the legislation
Learn more about the standards retirement homes must meet under the new law.
Plain Language Guide
This guide explains the standards set out in the Act. Remember that it is an overview and you are still encouraged to consult the Act and its regulations.