Tenants in Victoria are facing a housing crisis. Sky-high rental rates, low vacancies, and a lack of tenant protections are making renters vulnerable to inadequate housing and housing insecurity.

The Victoria Tenant Action Group (VTAG) is a membership-based organization committed to transforming the housing system and ensuring access to housing for all. Our members include tenants, co-op residents, and people experiencing housing instability and homelessness. We work in solidarity with all people who do not own their homes, and welcome the support of homeowners who share our vision for housing justice.

VTAG is a grassroots group. The first discussions were held amongst a group of concerned tenants in May 2017. These tenants formed "VTAG" and launched the initiative publicly in October 2017. To learn more about our guiding principles, read our Basis of Unity. Want to get involved? Become a member!

Want to support our work?

Send us an e-transfer to tenants.victoria@gmail.com

VTAG Board of Directors

The group meets and is organized on the unceded land of the Lekwungen peoples now known as the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.

VTAG recognizes the relationship between displacement and colonialism and organizes within the unceded territories of the Lkwungen (Esquimalt and Songhees), Malahat, Pacheedaht, Scia’new, T’Sou-ke and W̱SÁNEĆ (Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Tsawout, Tseycum) peoples.

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tenants.victoria@gmail.com

1581-H Hillside Ave. 

Box 183

Victoria BC V8T 2C1