Know Your Rights!
As a tenant, you have rights! For information on Fairfax County Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities, click here.
For complaints or inquiries into an individual landlord in the City of Fairfax, start by inquiring with the Business License bureau at 703-385-7884.
If you are in Fairfax County and would like to file a complaint, click here. This database also allows you to search for past complaints BEFORE moving into a property.
For legal resources, click here. Please note that George Mason University cannot provide legal advice or assistance.
To read the complete Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (VRLTA), click here.