On-Reserve Housing – Retrofit Initiative | Canadian Mortgage Housing Corporation (CMHC)

Value: Maximum $60,000 per unit.


The On-Reserve Retrofit Initiative is a program that offers financial assistance to First Nations for renovations and general improvements of housing under existing CMHC agreements.


First Nations that have social housing projects under CMHC’s On-Reserve Non-Profit Housing Program and are currently subject to and in compliance with an operating agreement.

Eligible Expenses:

The house must lack basic facilities or is in need of major repair in one or more of the following categories:

o      Repair, replacement or construction of worn out major building components

o      Retrofits to increase energy efficiency

o      Modifications to provide support for persons with disabilities

o      Additions of bedrooms or secondary suites to address overcrowding

o      Regeneration of units which are physically or functionally obsolete

Deadline: Ongoing

Contact: Canadian Mortgage Housing Corporation | 1-800-668-2642

Website: https://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/first-nation/financial-assistance/renovation-programs/upload/on-reserve-housing-retrofit-initiative.pdf

By | 2018-08-07T02:39:05+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Categories: Grants|0 Comments

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