Provides B.C. residents in financial need with a system of financial supports; only for those who meet the financial eligibility criteria based on income and assets.
A non-refundable tax credit that can be claimed for a wide range of medical and related expenses such as health care services, travel expenses (transportation, meals and accommodation) home renovations to install medical equipment, drugs, dental services and health insurances.
The home owner's grant reduces the amount of property taxes you pay each year on your principal residence. If you are a person living with a disability, you may be eligible to apply for an additional grant on top of the basic grant. To find out if you qualify and for more information click here.
If you've been approved for a fuel tax refund under the B.C. government Fuel Tax Refund Program for Persons with Disabilities, you may also qualify for a 25 per cent discount on your Basic Autoplan—even if you don't drive the vehicle you're insuring. Eligible drivers must bring appropriate documentation to their Autoplan broker's office to have the discount added to their policy.