Grant Programs

Grant Program Description:

CivicSpatial Grant Program funding is available to support AddressBC data quality improvement.  This grant program will provide a one-time grant of $1,000 to eligible Local Government and First Nations members to improve the accuracy of submitted address data.

Grant Program Sponsors:

  • Utility Members
    • TELUS
    • Shaw
    • FortisBC
    • BC Hydro
  • Province of British Columbia
  • BC Assessment Authority

Grant Program Objectives:

Utility members value AddressBC accuracy for:

  • maintaining parcel and customer information.
  • emergency response and records clarity.
  • the delivery and maintenance of telecommunication services.
  • keeping address records up to date with municipal changes.
  • access to the most up to date addressing information from the authoritative source.
  • one source for province-wide address data for better and faster service to customers.

Provincial Government members value AddressBC accuracy for:

  • improvement of an essential source of civic address locations.
  • improved planning and decision making, particularly in the areas of public safety, health, education and social services.
  • coordination with GeoBC’s transportation network used in emergency management and dispatch.

How to Apply: