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Are you eligible for a home owner grant?

All home owner grant applications will now be submitted directly to the Province

Effective 2021, all home owner grant applications are submitted directly to the Province using their new online system.

We will no longer be accepting home owner grant applications.

There are two types of home owner grants, the:

  • Basic grant
  • Senior/additional grant

You can only claim one type of home owner grant. 

The amount of property tax you pay is dependent on which home owner grant you’re able to claim.

Property tax due dates

Advance taxes: February 2, 2021

Main taxes: July 5, 2021

 You can make your payment at any time after receiving your tax notice in the mail.

Home owner grant: July 5, 2021 (Grant may be claimed once the main tax notice is received.)

Claim your home owner grant

You must claim your home owner grant each year, even if you are paying through your mortgage or deferring your payment. Claim your grant online

Eligibility criteria

2021 home owner grant threshold $1.625 million

In 2021, the home owner grant threshold of assessed or partitioned value is $1.625 million. The grant is reduced by $5 for each $1,000 above the threshold.

  • The basic grant is eliminated when the assessed or partitioned value reaches $1.739 million
  • The additional grant is eliminated when the assessed or partitioned value reaches $1.794 million

If you qualify for the seniors or other additional grant, but the grant amount has been reduced or eliminated due to the $1.625 million threshold, you may still be eligible for the low income grant supplement .