The BC Temporary Rental Supplement (BC-TRS program) has been extended for July and August 2020. For program details and the online application: BC-TRS

Tools & Portals

BC Housing provides several tools which allow you to input your data. These tools include the housing lists, calculators, program finder and shelter map and do not require a login.

We also offer several business portals. A portal is a web-based platform that collects information from different sources into a single user interface. Each portal provides personalized access, based on the user's role, to relevant information, applications, business processes and human resources.

The following is a list of all the tools and portals supported by BC Housing.

Applicant Services

BC Temporary Rental Supplement (BC-TRS) application - NOW OPEN!

Am I Eligible? - Find out which housing programs you could qualify for (NOTE: This does not include the BC-TRS Program)

Citizen Portal - Online services for existing SAFER and Rental Assistance clients and BC HOME Partnership Mortgage holders

Home Adaptations for Independence (HAFI) Calculator - Find out if you are eligible for a HAFI grant

Housing Registry Online Application Form

Housing Listings

Rental Assistance Program and Shelter Aid for Elderly Renters (SAFER) Calculator

Shelter Map (Drop-in Centres, Temporary Shelters, Year-Round Shelters and Extreme Weather Response Shelters)

Builder Services

Education Registry

Licensed Residential Builders Portal

New Owner Builder Application

New Residential Builder Licence Application

Owner Builder Portal

Substantial Reconstruction Online Query


Current Job Opportunities

Consumer Services

Enforcement Registry

New Homes Registry

Public Registry of Licensed Residential Builders

Doing Business

BC Housing Business Opportunities - BC Bid

Emergency Management

Hazardous Materials Inventory

PDBA - Building Assessor Registry

Partner Services

elearning for Non-Profit Partners & Societies

Non-Profit Partners - Non-Profit Portal

Non-Profit Partners - The Housing Registry, Supportive Housing Registry and Online Rent Calculation

Research Centre

Research Learning Centre - Learning On Demand