Retroactive Home Owner Grants are available for those who forgot to apply for the Home Owner Grant the previous year.
The Retroactive Home Owner Grant may be approved for the previous year only. You have until the end of 2018 to retroactively claim the Home Owner Grant for 2017.
You must meet one of the following conditions to be approved for the retroactive grant application:
- You paid the property taxes in full, you owned the property at the time you lived in BC, and the property was your principal residence as of December 31, 2017.
- You have not paid your property taxes, but you were eligible for the grant as of December 31, 2017.
Review the complete Retroactive Home Owner Grant eligibility criteria to see if you qualify for this grant.
Apply for the Retroactive Home Owner Grant
1. Complete the Retroactive Home Owner Grant Application Form
2. Submit your completed Retroactive Home Owner Grant application to the Finance Department.