Apply for a heating assistance rebate: Heating Assistance Rebate Program
The Heating Assistance Rebate Program helps low-income Nova Scotians with the cost of home heating.
EligibilityTo qualify for the rebate, you need to pay for your own home (residential) heat and meet 1 of the following criteria:
- have a net income of $85,000 or less and live alone with no kids or dependents
- have a combined net household income of $85,000 or less and live with kids, dependents or other adults
- receive Income Assistance from the Department of Community Services
- receive the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) or the Allowance from Service Canada
You need to apply by 31 March 2023.
We need more information from you. We've either emailed or mailed you a letter explaining why. You can call us for more details.