Fuel Tax Refund for Persons with Disabilities
In light of COVID-19, obtaining supporting documents for your program registration may be more difficult. We’re working to resolve these issues. Keep your fuel receipts to include with your refund application. Subscribe to What's New for updates.
The ministry will accept a statement signed by a new applicant as proof of fuel purchased instead of a notarized statement for the one-time only exception to fuel receipts.
When you purchase fuel in B.C., you pay fuel tax. If you have a qualifying disability, the fuel tax refund program allows you to request a refund of the provincial motor fuel tax you paid in B.C. on fuel you used in a vehicle you own or lease.
If you qualify, you’re eligible for a fuel tax refund of up to $500 each calendar year.
To request a refund you need to:
If your vehicle is electric, you’re not eligible for a fuel tax refund, but if you register for the program you may be eligible for a discount on your ICBC vehicle insurance.