Highway 16 Community Transportation Funding - Eligibility

Communities located along the Highway 16 corridor from Prince Rupert to Prince George are eligible to apply.  

This includes:

  • First Nations
  • Municipalities
  • Regional Districts
  • Community organizations or individuals partnered with an eligible community
  • Non-profit societies in an eligible community

Grants are available for the purchase of new or used vehicles and/or for operating costs to establish or expand community transportation services.  Information on eligible expenses and information needed to apply is included in the application package.

If approved, the Province will pay up to 70% of the purchase price of a new or used vehicle, and up to 70% of the estimated operating cost of a transportation service.  In extenuating circumstances, a higher provincial share may be contemplated to support vehicle purchase or operating costs.