Translation - Explanation and Caution

The County of Lanark is offering text and website translation services provided by Google Translate™, a free service currently offering over 50 languages. Our goal is to assist English as a Second Language (ESL) users with a way to understand the programs, services, and information provided by Lanark County.

Please note that NOT all text may be translated correctly or be translated at all. You agree that when a translation is complete, you assume the risk of any inaccuracies, errors, and omissions therein. You agree that the County of Lanark shall NOT be held responsible or liable for any damages or losses that may result from your reliance upon or use of Google Translate™.

Social Housing Registry

Lanark County Social Housing operates the Social Housing Registry, which is a centralized wait list for all rent-geared-to-income properties in Lanark County, including the Lanark County Housing Corporation. Applications are available at any Non-Profit Housing Provider, Ontario Works Office , County Administration Building or Lanark County Housing Services.  Completed applications should be returned to:

Lanark County Housing Services
52 Abbott Street North, Unit 4
Smiths Falls, ON, K7A 1W3

What is Rent Geared to Income Housing?

In an RGI unit tenants pay 30% of their total family income as rent. In Lanark County there are 6 non-profit housing providers and the Lanark County Housing Corporation with approximately 884 units.

Persons who feel their situation warrants a Special Priority Status,should call Lanark County Housing Services and discuss the situation with a Caseworker.