The Home Owner Grant is designed to help reduce the amount of residential property tax homeowners are required to pay. It is administered by the Home Owner Grant Administration Branch of the BC Ministry of Finance.

Claim your Home Owner Grant online

All home owner grant applications must now be submitted directly to the B.C. provincial government through a secure online application.
Information you will need to begin:

  • Jurisdiction: Colwood jurisdiction is 213
  • Roll Number: is the Folio number from your property tax notice

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When can B.C. homeowners apply?

As of February 16, 2021, homeowners can apply for their current year or retroactive homeowner grants. Learn more at

Prefer to apply over the phone?  Call the contact centre toll-free at 1 888 355 2700 to speak with an agent. 

Municipalities will no longer accept any applications.

Where should homeowners go with questions?

Starting immediately, homeowners can find information about this change at or they can call toll free: 1 888 355 2700 to speak with an agent.