The Residential Infill Grant is a short-term stimulus for new construction or reconstruction residential projects to increase the vibrancy of core neighbourhoods through infill development.  

Infill refers to the development of vacant or under-utilized parcels within existing commercial, industrial, or residential areas already served by utilities infrastructure, and that have a total developable land inventory comprising less than 10% of the existing base. This grant is only applicable to properties within the Residential Infill Area as identified in Policy 357. Please refer to the map below.  

This is a$15,000 grant per infill lot for new construction or reconstruction projects. 

Fees and Timelines

Applications are open July 28, 2021 and are available until 4:00 PM, December 30, 2022. Applications are processed on a first-come, first-served basis and will be accepted until funds are fully assigned or the program is closed.   

Application Requirements

For the project to be eligible, it must be a new construction or reconstruction of a single detached dwelling, duplex or multi-attached dwelling within the eligible residential infill area with a minimum construction value of $200,000.  No construction can be performed prior to signing a Reimbursement Agreement with the City. 

Submission Information

  1. Contact the Program Coordinator to discuss your project, assess your eligibility and review the application process. 
  2. Prepare an application ensuring the project will comply with all permit requirements, Provincial Building Codes, applicable statutory plans, City’s Land Use Bylaw C-1260 and all other relevant Bylaws. 
  3. Submit a completed application to the Program Coordinator via email to: businessincentives@cityofgp.com 

Questions

Any questions or inquiries can be made to the Program Coordinator at businessincentives@cityofgp.com or 780-513-5240.