Renter Services Grants

Renter Services grants are a grant stream offered by the Renter Office group in Homelessness Services and Affordable Housing Programs. These grants contribute to improving rental housing outcomes for renters in Vancouver.

Renter Services Grants support non-profit community-based programs or projects that assist and empower Vancouver renters to:

  • Understand their rights
  • Pursue their rights
  • Retain or stabilize their housing

The grants are intended to elevate and enhance an organization's existing capacity to support and advocate for renters in Vancouver.

Status Deadlines
Applications for 2022 funding will open Monday, September 20, 2021
Deadline for applications for 2022 funding Tuesday, Nov 2, 2021 (midnight)

Apply for this grant on VanApply

The VanApply website lets you:

  • Register your organization.
  • Apply for grants, awards, and artist commissions.
  • Track the status of your applications.

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What's happeningOnline information sessions

Two information sessions will be held to discuss the following topics: 

  • Update on 2022 Renter Services Grants
  • Introduction to the new online grants application system


  • September 22, 2021, 2pm to 4:30pm
  • September 29, 2021, 9am to 11:30am

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For more about this grant stream and whether your organization is eligible to apply please refer to our Information Guide (515 KB).

Previous grant reports

Learn about the types of programs that have been funded through the Renter Services grants over the past two years through our Council reports:

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