Grants in Aid Program & Tax Exemptions
Grant in Aid Program
The Grant in Aid Program provides modest seed funding of up to $1,000 for new initiatives or special projects each year. Applications are due by December 31 or each year and Council usually considers them the following January Grant awards are for the following year and usually paid in June. Please read our Grant Policy (see Documents) for more information.
Permissive Tax Exemptions
Permissive tax exemptions are generally provided to non-profit organizations on a multi-year basis (provided circumstances don’t change during the term).
Please note: Organizations must submit an application by September 15 of each year.
Send an application form (see Documents) and a letter of introduction by September 15 to:
Director of Financial Services
District of Central Saanich
1903 Mount Newton Cross Road
Saanichton, BC V8M 2A9
All requests shall be subject to the availability of sufficient funding within the District's Annual Operating Budget.
Further information may be obtained from the Finance Department by calling 250-544-4206 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.