INCENTIVE PROGRAMS

 

BASEMENT FLOODING SUBSIDY

Receive up to $3,400 in subsidies when completing modifications to prevent basement flooding. Items subject to the subsidy include the installation of a sump pump, a backwater valve, and flood drain (weeping tile) pipe severance and capping. Approach your contractor for more information!

 

HEALTHY HOME SENIORS TAX CREDIT

Seniors can receive up to $10,000 in subsidies towards a home renovation of a kitchen, bathroom, stairway, or exterior entrance, regardless of income. Approved modifications include slip proofing stairways, installing easily accessible bathtubs and showers, slip proofing or making entrances wheelchair accessible. Talk to your builder for more information!

 

HOME ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM

Low interest loans are provided by the city of Toronto to help fund your energy efficiency improving project. Applicants are also eligible for a credit towards these modifications of $650

 

ECO ROOF INCENTIVE PROGRAM

Toronto's eco-roof incentive program helps fund the installation of green and cool roofs  on buildings across the city. Eligible green roof projects will receive $75/ square metre up to a maximum of $100,000. Eligible cool roof projects will receive a $2-$5/ square metre up to a maximum of $50,000. Speak to your builder for more information! 

 

HEATING AND COOLING INCENTIVE

Earn up to $650 in heating and cooling rebates. The heating and cooling incentive is available for residents and businesses (and businesses with residential-type systems) in Ontario who have purchased an installed eligible central heating or cooling equipment. 

 

 

 

 

FREE TREE PLANTING TORONTO

Urban Forestry plants trees on City-owned land in front of residential, industrial and commercial properties for free.  Periodically, Urban Forestry will canvass neighbourhoods for tree planting opportunities.