NEW: BC Temporary Rental Supplement (BC-TRS) program is now open. For program details and the online application: BC-TRS

Building BC

The Government of BC is inviting non-profit and Indigenous housing societies, First Nations, housing co-operatives and municipalities to propose new affordable housing projects for the second intake of the Building BC: Community Housing Fund. 

Organizations are invited to submit project proposals to BC Housing beginning on May 27, 2020. The RFP will remain open until mid-January 2021; however, organizations that have “Construction-Ready Projects” are encouraged to apply early by  September 4th 2020.

For more information about the CHF second call, read the latest news release

Homes for BC

The B.C. government is making progress on building the homes that people need, with more than 20,000 new homes completed or underway in communities throughout the province. View our interactive map to see all announced projects.

Rapid Response to Homelessness

This investment will provide $291 million to deliver a mix of permanent and temporary units in response to the growing issue of homelessness across BC. $170 million will be provided over three years for 24/7 staffing & support services. Over 2000 units have been confirmed.

Community Housing Fund

This investment will provide close to $1.9 billion over 10 years to develop 14,350 units of mixed income, affordable rental housing for independent families and seniors.

Indigenous Housing Fund

This investment will provide $550 million over 10 years to build and operate 1750 new units of social housing, both on- and off-reserve.

Supportive Housing Fund

This investment will provide $1.2 billion over 10 years to build and operate 2,500 units of supportive housing for people who are experiencing  homelessness, or who are at risk of homelessness.

Women's Transition Housing Fund

This investment will provide $734 million over 10 years to build and operate 1,500 new units of housing including transition houses, safe homes, second-stage and long-term housing.