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Provincial Capital Assistance Program

The Provincial Capital Assistance Program helps cover the cost of high priority municipal infrastructure projects.

The amount of funding available is limited. Applications are ranked according to the severity of the problems being addressed.

The program typically funds up to 50% of eligible project costs.


Eligible projects include:

  • Construction or expansion of facilities for the treatment and disposal of sanitary sewage.
  • Construction of sanitary sewage collection systems.
  • Construction of storm water collection systems
  • Installation of individual and communal in-ground sewage disposal facilities within a Wastewater Management District.
  • Construction of water intake, treatment, pumping, and storage facilities.
  • Installation of water transmission and distribution systems.
  • Construction, acquisition, upgrading or expansion of solid waste management facilities and equipment.
  • Municipal infrastructure engineering and research studies related to eligible project categories.

Key Dates

Applications open March 15, 2018.

Applications are due April 26, 2018.

How to Apply

Click here to apply online.

Supporting Documents


Jennifer Duncan, P. Eng.
Senior Municipal Engineer
Department of Municipal Affairs