Housing Services - Home Renovation Program

Provided by: Government of Prince Edward Island - Department of Social Development and Housing - AKA: Formerly Department of Family and Human Services

Service Description

Provides Islanders in need with financial assistance to help cover the cost of major structural renovations to private homes. Homeowners may receive up to $6,000 to cover eligible renovations to structure, heating, plumbing, and electrical systems or to improve life safety. Applicants with permanent disabilities may be eligible for up to an additional $8,000 if the renovations improve accessibility.

Information

Eligibility:
Homeowners must:
-Have a combined income of $50,000 or less
-Have a property valued at $200,000 or less
-Use the property as their principal residence
-Have not received the maximum grant amount through previous applications to the program in the last 15 years
Fees:
No fees
How to Access:
Complete an application form and submit to the PEI Home Renovation Programs/Housing Programs office in person, by mail or via any Access PEI location * Application forms are also available to be printed from the website
Documents Required:
Notice of Assessment from previous tax year * Proof of home ownership * Two price quotes for the work the applicant wishes to have done to their home
Program Email:
Program Phone Numbers:
Language:
English * French available on request
Coverage Area:
Prince Edward Island

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