Apply for funding to repair your home

The Home Repair Program provides funding for Yukon homeowners to repair or upgrade their principal residence.

The Home Repair Program includes 3 streams of funding: 

  • a grant for emergency repair for your home​:
  • a grant to improve the accessibility of your home; and
  • a loan to repair your home.

Who's eligible

  • You're a Yukon resident.
  • You own your home and it's your primary residence. This includes home ownership on First Nations land.
  • Your household income is less than $103,070 a year.
  • Your home needs repairs or upgrades to improve energy efficiency, overcrowding, accessibility or health and safety.

You can only receive 1 grant per household a year.

Home Repair Program funding

Emergency Repair Grant

This is a non-repayable grant of up to $10,000 for approved homeowners to fix serious, unexpected and dangerous situations requiring immediate repairs. Talk to us about the conditions that apply.

Eligible projects include repairs that, if unaddressed, could cause significant damage to a housing unit or building or lead to significant inconvenience or risks to the health and safety of residents or maintenance staff.

When to apply

You can apply for the Emergency Repair Grant all year round. We fund eligible applications on a 1st-come, 1st-served basis. 

Accessibility Grant

This is a non-repayable grant of up to $30,000 for approved homeowners to retrofit their homes if they have mobility challenges. Talk to us about the conditions that apply. 

When to apply

1st intake

Applications open from: January 10, 2022

Deadline for applications: February 4, 2022

This submission period is now closed. 

2nd intake           

Applications open from: May 2, 2022

Deadline for applications: June 4, 2022

3rd intake           

Applications open from: October 17, 2022

Deadline for applications: November 14, 2022

Home Repair Loan

This stream provides a loan of up to $70,000 for homeowners who need to upgrade or repair their home. Loans amortize up to 15 years in 5-year terms.

When to apply

1st intake

Applications open from: January 10, 2022

Deadline for applications: February 4, 2022

This submission period is now closed. 

2nd intake           

Applications open from: May 2, 2022

Deadline for applications: June 4, 2022

Apply to the Home Repair Program

  1. Complete a home repair program application. If you complete your project before you receive written approval from Yukon Housing Corporation you will not qualify for funding.
  2. Complete a verification of employment form. If you're retired, we require your most recent Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada.
  3. Submit both completed documents.

In person: 410 Jarvis Street, Whitehorse, Yukon. Our hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Email: ykhouse@yukon.ca 

Get a rebate on energy efficient upgrades to your home

We offer Good Energy rebates on renovations and upgrades that make your home more energy efficient. You can combine these rebates with the Yukon Housing Corporation’s home repair program.

Contact: 

For questions about applying for a loan to repair your home email ykhouse@yukon.ca or phone 867-667-5759 or toll free in the Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5759.