Home Owner Grant Information

2023 Due Date: Tuesday, July 4 at 4 pm

Homeowner grant applications are submitted directly to the province. Residents in Quesnel no longer apply through their municipal office.The eligibility criteria for the program remain the same.

Please visit www.gov.bc.ca/homeownergrant or phone the homeowner grant office at 1-888-355-2700 for more information.

How to apply:

  • It is quick, easy and secure - claim your grant online - at www.gov.bc.ca/homeownergrant
  • Apply 24/7 using a voice recognition self-serve application toll free at 1 888 355 2700
  • Speak with an agent, call toll-free at 1-888-355-2700, Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, excluding statutory holidays
  • You will need your Social Insurance Number and your tax notice

Claim Your Grant


A 10% penalty will be added to 2022 current property taxes outstanding and unclaimed home owners grant after Monday, July 4 at 4 pm

These penalties are a requirement of the community charter. The City has no authority to waive or modify these penalty amounts. A payment that is one day late is subject to the same penalty as a payment that is 6 months late.

You can reduce your penalties by claiming your home owner grant even if you are not making a payment on your taxes. Unclaimed grants are considered outstanding taxes.

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