Find out about security deposits for rentals

Landlords are allowed to ask a tenant to pay a security deposit at the start of a tenancy.

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Interest on security deposits

The Security Deposit Interest Rates table shows the interest to be paid on the security deposit for each time period. The interest is not compounded; it is calculated for each time period.

Fact sheets

Online interest calculator

The Online Interest Calculator was created to help you calculate interest.

Online Interest Calculator


For questions about security deposits email, or phone 867-667-5944, toll free in the Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5944.

You can also visit our office at 307 Black Street, 1st floor, Whitehorse.