Housing benefits

Includes information on the Goods and services tax /Harmonized sales tax (GST/HST) new housing rebate, financial assistance to repair your home, improve accessibility of housing for disabled occupants and increase your home’s energy-efficiency.

GST/HST new housing rebate

Information on how you may be eligible for a rebate on part of the GST/HST or the federal part of the GST/HST that you paid for the construction or purchase of most newly constructed or substantially renovated house.

Buying a home

Includes programs and services to help you purchase, renovate, and adapt your house or condominium.

Emergency repair program

Receive financial assistance if you are a low-income homeowner in a rural area and require immediate repairs to keep your house safe for habitation.

Financial assistance – Natural Resources Canada

Browse incentives and other financial assistance to help you build and live in a way that is energy efficient and helps to protect our natural resources.

Residential rehabilitation assistance program - on reserve

Receive financial assistance if you are a Band member and need to repair your home to a minimum level of health and safety, or to improve the accessibility of housing for disabled persons.

Residential rehabilitation assistance program for people with disabilities

Apply for assistance if you are a homeowner or landlord who is modifying an eligible home to make it accessible for occupants with disabilities.

Home adaptations for seniors' independence program

Apply for assistance if you are a senior looking to make adaptations to your home or apartment.

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