No new action is required...Private Property - PSO City Bylaw,OR Public Property - Region Garbage Enforcement.
There are no special legislation for absentee landlords... If debris is on property the Property Standards Bylaw and protocols are followed, if the debris is set out at curb for regional pickup , the complaint is forwarded to Garbage Enforcement at the Region.
Costs - Costs for City clean up, may include $204 for Order on property and $$$ clean up costs added to taxes. Regional costs are unknown.