The Home Owner Grant is a provincial subsidy program that reduces the amount of property tax you pay for your principal residence. Property owners must meet the eligibility requirements and complete an application form each year.
How to Claim Your Home Owner Grant
Have your Tax Notice nearby (for Folio Number and Access Code) before claiming your grant online. For help understanding your property tax statement view our Sample Tax Notice with Descriptions.
Apply in Person or via Mail
Use the application form included with your tax notice and submit your application to City Hall.
PLEASE NOTE: Home Owner Grant applications must be filed annually. Any applications that are incomplete, unclaimed, or late will result in penalty charges. Grants that are not claimed are considered equivalent to unpaid taxes and subject to penalty charges.
Learn more about the Home Owner Grant program on the BC Government website.