Garage Keeper's Lien Act
A Garage Keeper registers a lien against an owner’s vehicle for repairs, parts or storage for which he has not been paid
Other Lien Types
The following Acts allow a lien to be claimed under certain situations, these liens are not registered in the Personal Property Registry system.
Possessory Liens Act
A person may claim a lien under this Act in the following instances:
Allows a person who has a particular lien for the payment of a debt on a chattel on which the person has expended money, labour or skill.
The keeper of a wharf has a lien on a chattel entrusted to their keeping.
A bailee has a lien where a chattel that has been bailed to the bailee by the owner for any charges that are due to the bailee under the terms of the contract.
Warehousemen’s Lien Act
Establishes a mechanism for any person lawfully engaged in the business of storing goods as a bailee for hire to claim a lien against those goods for non-payment of fees for services.
Woodmen’s Lien Act
Gives a person who has provided labour or service in relation to logs or timber in Alberta a lien for the amount of any unpaid wages, subject to certain limitations.