Canada-B.C. Funding Partnership on French Language Services


The Canada – B.C. Agreement on French Language Services (PDF) supports the planning and delivery of French language government services for the B.C. Francophone community. Eligible projects must have a matching contribution from a provincial ministry, Crown Corporation, government agency or municipality worth at least 50% of the project’s French component.


Eligible applicants include:

  • B.C. Ministries
  • Crown Corporations
  • Government Agencies
  • Legislature Assembly
  • Local Governments
  • Community organizations applying to BC Arts Council or BC Gaming for a project with a French component (To find out more, please contact the Francophone Affairs Program)


Projects must support service development, planning and delivery in five priority areas:

  • Health and social services
  • Community services
  • Justice
  • Economic development
  • Arts and culture

Learn more about these priorities in our Strategic Plan (PDF).

Application Process

  • Application will be accepted until depletion of the budget
  • Initiatives should end no later than March 31st in the fiscal year in which funding was received
  • Final reports are due 30 days following the end of the initiative

Read the guidelines for funding partnerships and find out how to submit an application for an eligible government project.

We encourage you to contact us before submitting your application.