BC Housing

BC Housing is a crown corporation. It reports to the Minister of Housing.

Key BC Housing responsibilities are to:

  • Develop, manage and administer subsidized housing options
  • Support affordable housing
  • Administer rent supplements
  • Collaborate with stakeholders
  • Support outreach, emergency shelters and transitional housing for people who are homeless or at risk-of-homelessness
  • Carry out research and education to benefit the residential construction industry, consumers and the affordable housing sector and to regulate residential construction through its Licensing and Consumer Services
  • BC Housing also has a wide range of partners including: local governments, non-profit organizations, Indigenous organizations and developers.

The content on this website is periodically reviewed and updated by the Province of British Columbia as per the date noted on each page: December 8, 2022.