Green home renovation rebates
Find available energy efficiency improvement rebates and top-ups External link icon for Vancouver residents.
Need help navigating a home upgrade or renovation? Use our Home Energy Navigator External link icon to get free climate-friendly home improvement supports like rebates, advice, and more.
If you are looking to do a minor renovation or major renovation, such as a creating new space in your home, approvals will likely be needed to make sure your project meets current by-laws and regulations and building safety.
Adding a secondary suite in your renovation? Find out more
Review the steps to renovating a house before submitting an application.
What's happening New Residential Renovation Fast Track (RRFT) issues permits within a week
The Residential Renovation Fast Track (RRFT) is available for simple residential renovation projects under $95,000.
The Development and Building Centre is open for in-person scheduled appointments or payments.
Location and mailing address
Development and Building Centre
515 West 10th Avenue, Ground Floor
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4A8
Heat pump rebate and energy efficient enquiries
Information icon We do not administer heat pump rebate applications.
Contact a Clean BC Better Homes Energy Coach through their online form External link icon or by phone 1-844-881-9790.
Permits, inspections, and forms
Review regulations and apply for the required permits for your construction or renovation project.
Book or cancel an electrical, plumbing, building, fire sprinkler, gas, or sidewalk inspection for your construction or renovation project.
View and download the building or development permit application forms and submission requirements.