Home Owner Grant

The Home Owner Grant program is overseen by the Ministry of Finance and administered by all local governments in accordance to the Home Owner Grant Act.

The home owner grant reduces the amount of property taxes you pay for your principal residence.  It is available to homeowners in British Columbia (BC) who pay their property taxes to a municipality or to the province if they live in a rural area.

To qualify for the grant you must meet all of the following requirements:

  • be the registered owner of the residence, or the spouse or relative of the deceased owner and at the date the owner passed away you both occupied the residence as your principal residence,
  • be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada,
  • live in BC, and
  • occupy the residence as your principal residence

For more information please the Fequently Asked Questions Information Sheet

The Village of Hazelton