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You are eligible for rebates based on the date of your invoices. Rebate amounts may vary.

The program terms and conditions that apply are also determined by the invoice date of your upgrades and the date of your pre-retrofit EnerGuide Home Evaluation, if you had one.

For additional information, check out bchydro.com/homerebates and fortisbc.com/homerebates

 

My upgrades were installed…
Before September 28 2018 After September 28 2018
I can access…. I can access…
  • Individual Upgrade Rebates (list)
  • Individual Upgrade Rebates
  • $150 Energy Coach Home Evaluation Rebate
  • $750 Bonus Offer
  • Up to $500 Draftproofing Rebate*
  • N/A

 

My pre-retrofit EnerGuide Home Evaluation occurred…
Before September 28 2018 After September 28 2018
I can access…. I can access…
  • Individual Upgrade Rebates
  • $150 Energy Coach Home Evaluation Rebate
  • $750 Bonus Offer
  • Up to $500 Draftproofing Rebate*
  • N/A

*If the draftproofing work was completed prior to September 28, 2018 (as determined by date on draftproofing invoices and receipts) you can access the rebate of up to $500. If the work was completed after September 28, 2018, you cannot access the up to $500 draftproofing rebate. However, as long as your pre-retrofit evaluation was before September 28th, 2018, draftproofing can be counted as an eligible upgrade towards the $750 Bonus Offer regardless of when the work was complete.

 

If you completed a pre-retrofit EnerGuide home evaluation before September 28, 2018, but install three upgrades after September 28, 2018, you can access the Home Renovation Rebate Program $750 Bonus Offer and the Home Renovation Rebate and EfficiencyBC Program individual rebates as long as:

  • The three upgrades you install meet the terms and conditions for the Home Renovation Rebate Program’s $750 Bonus Offer; and
  • The individual upgrades meet the terms and conditions for the Home Renovation Rebate and Efficiency BC Program.

Home Renovation Rebate Program Deadlines

$750 Bonus Offer

If you completed a pre-retrofit EnerGuide home evaluation before September 28, 2018, you will have:

  • 36 months from the time of your pre-retrofit evaluation to install three eligible upgrades, have your energy advisor complete a post-retrofit evaluation and your rebate application using the Home Renovation Rebate and EfficiencyBC online application form.
  • The upgrades you are counting towards the $750 Bonus Offer must meet the terms and conditions of the Home Renovation Rebate Program

Individual Upgrades

If you installed individual upgrades before September 28, 2018, you will have:

  • 6 months from the time of installation to submit your application form.
  • The rebate amounts and the terms and conditions of the Home Renovation Rebate Program will apply.
  • You will not be eligible for individual upgrade rebate amounts through the Home Renovation Rebate and EfficiencyBC program, and any individual upgrades completed before September 28, 2018 cannot be counted towards the Two Upgrade Bonus.
  • Rebate amounts will be based on the date of the invoice.

Energy Coach Home Evaluation Rebate

If you completed a pre-retrofit energy evaluation before September 28, 2018 and a post-retrofit energy evaluation within 36 months:

  • You can still apply for the $150 Energy Coach Home Evaluation Rebate.
  • You will not be eligible for the $300 EnerGuide Home Evaluation Rebate through the Home Renovation Rebate and EfficiencyBC Program.

Draftproofing

If you completed a pre-retrofit energy evaluation before September 28, 2018 and a post-retrofit energy evaluation within 36 months

  • You can still apply for the $500 draftproofing rebate if the work was completed before September 28, 2018 (as per the date on your draftproofing invoices and receipts).
  • If the draftproofing work was completed after September 28, 2018, you cannot access the draftproofing rebate for up to $500.
  • In either case, you can count draftproofing towards the Bonus Offer.

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