The District of Squamish accepts grant applications from not-for-profit organizations in Squamish once a year for grants to be considered in following year's budget. Community Enhancement Grants are considered as part of the budget process.
The District of Squamish would like to provide consistent, equal treatment and consideration for all applicants. There is no obligation on the part of Council to grant exemptions.
For more information about Community Enhancement Grants, please contact us at 604-892-5217.
The application period for 2017 Community Enhancement Grants is now closed.
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Permissive Tax Exemptions are a method that the District of Squamish, supported by Council, may support voluntary non-profit organizations by exempting land or improvements or both, from taxation under section 224 of the Community Charter. The District of Squamish is now accepting applications for Permissive Tax Exemptions. Previous successful applicants of Permissive Tax Exemptions will be receiving applications to reapply.
Section 224 of the Community Charter and the requirements of the District of Squamish Permissive Tax Exemption policy apply.
If your organization can demonstrate eligibility you are welcome to apply for an exemption.
The application process for exemptions beginning for the 2017 taxation year is now closed.
March 10, 2017
Over to you: New Open Data portal puts District of Squamish data in the hands of the public
The District of Squamish has made it easier to view, map, chart and share the District’s currently published data thanks...
March 10, 2017
District of Squamish Technology Transformation Program gains momentum
District of Squamish technology systems are getting a major upgrade as part of the Technology Transformation Program (TTP), a multi-year...