Income Assistance Warrant Holder Rate Table

Income Assistance - Warrant Holder - Support

Effective: October 1, 2021

The asterisk indicates the most recent rate table changes

 

Family Unit Size

Family Unit Composition

Maximum Amount of Support

Sole applicant/recipient and one or more dependent children

Applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and a warrant has been issued for the applicant/recipient

*$610

Applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and a warrant has been issued for the applicant/recipient

*$660

Applicant/recipient is 65 or more years of age and a warrant has been issued for the applicant/recipient

*$910

Two applicants/recipients and no dependent children

Both applicants/recipients are under 65 years of age and a warrant has been issued for one

$610

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and a warrant has been issued for that applicant/recipient, and the other is under 65 years of age

$610

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and the other is under 65 years of age and a warrant has been issued for that applicant/recipient.

*$660

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment and a warrant has been issued for the applicant/recipient, and the other is 65 years of age or older

*$910

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and the other is 65 years of age or older and a warrant has been issued for that applicant/recipient

*$660

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and a warrant has been issued for that applicant/recipient, and the other is 65 years of age or older

*$910

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age, and the other is 65 years of age or older and a warrant has been issued for that applicant/recipient

$610

Both applicants/recipients are 65 years of age or older, and a warrant has been issued for one

*$910

Both applicants/recipients are under 65 years of age and both have persistent multiple barriers to employment, and a warrant has been issued for one

*$660

Two applicants/recipients and one or more dependent children

 

Both applicants/recipients are under 65 years of age, and a warrant has been issued for one

*$955

Both applicants/recipients are under 65 years of age, and a warrant has been issued for both

*$905

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and the other is under 65 years of age, and a warrant has been issued for one

*$1,005

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and the other is under 65 years of age, and a warrant has been issued for both

*$955                 

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and the other is 65 years of age or older, and a warrant has been issued for one

 

*$1,255

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and is a person who has persistent multiple barriers to employment, and the other is 65 years of age or older, and a warrant has been issued for both

*$1,205

 

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and the other is 65 years of age or older, and a warrant has been issued for one

 

 

*$1,255

 

One applicant/recipient is under 65 years of age and the other is 65 years of age or older, and a warrant has been issued for both

 

 

*$1,205

 

Both applicants/recipients are 65 years of age or older, and a warrant has been issued for one

 

 

*$1,505

 

Both applicants/recipients are 65 years of age or older and a warrant has been issued for both

 

*$1,455

 

 

Both applicants/recipients are under 65 years of age and both have persistent multiple barriers to employment, and a warrant has been issued for one

 

*$1,055

Both applicants/recipients are under 65 years of age and both have persistent multiple barriers to employment, and a warrant has been issued for both

*$1,005

 

 

 

Income Assistance - Warrant Holder - Shelter

Family Unit Composition

Maximum Shelter Allowance

Two applicants/recipients and no dependent children and a warrant has been issued for one

$375

Family with dependent children, family unit size = 2 persons

$570

Family with dependent children, family unit size = 3 persons

*$665

Family with dependent children, family unit size = 4 persons

*$715

Family with dependent children, family unit size = 5 persons

*$765

Family with dependent children, family unit size = 6 persons

*$815

Family with dependent children, family unit size = 7 persons

*$865

 

Notes:

  • All rates are monthly.
  • In addition to the support allowance, families may also receive a monthly payment for each child under 19 years of age. For more information, see Child Benefits Top-up Supplement.
  • Shelter increments continue to increase by an additional $35 (*$50 as of October 1, 2021) for each additional dependant after unit size 7.

This webpage was last updated: October 1, 2021