Disaster Financial Assistance Program

Thu, August 06, 2020 - 10:45 am

Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) has been declared for the City of Kamloops as a result of landslides and major flooding between April 20–July 7, 2020, that have caused property and content damages. As a result of the damages sustained from this event, provincial DFA has been authorized for qualifying claimants, such as home owners, residential tenants, small business owners, farmers, charitable organizations and local government bodies, who were unable to obtain insurance to cover these disaster-related losses.

Disaster Financial Assistance is a provincial program, administered by Emergency Management BC, to help individuals and local governments recover from uninsurable disasters.The deadline for to apply is November 3, 2020.

To learn more and to apply, visit the Disaster Financial Assistance Website.