Apply for a rebate when you buy firewood

You can receive a rebate on the firewood you purchase to heat your home.

Eligibility

The firewood purchased must be used to heat a home in the Yukon.

The firewood must be purchased:

  • by an individual (homeowners, tenants or landlords);
  • from a supplier with a valid Yukon corporate registration; and
  • on or after April 1, 2022, and before March 31, 2023.

The rebate ends on March 31, 2023.

Rebate amount

You’ll receive $50 for each cord of firewood you purchase. You can apply to receive a rebate for up to a maximum of 10 cords per person over the lifetime of the rebate.

Apply for your rebate

You must apply each time you purchase firewood and within 1 year of the purchase date.

Prepare your application

You must provide an official receipt from your firewood supplier. If you cannot get a receipt, your firewood supplier must complete and sign the proof of delivery form every time they deliver firewood to your home.

Apply online

To apply online, you’ll need to:

  • create an account on the Good Energy rebates website; and
  • add details about your home.

Apply for your rebate

Other ways to apply

  1. Complete and sign the application form.
  2. Attach: 
  3. Submit your application to the Energy Branch.
    In person: Climate Change and Energy Solutions Centre at 206A Lowe Street, Whitehorse. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
    Mail:
    Government of Yukon
    Energy Branch (EMR-206)
    Box 2703
    Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
    You'll receive a rebate within 12 weeks.

Seniors can get additional funding for heating costs

The Pioneer Utility Grant assists Yukon seniors with the cost of heating their homes whether they own or rent. Seniors who are living in social housing or getting a rental subsidy are not eligible for the grant. Heating can be oil, electricity, wood, propane or wood pellets.

Contact: 

If you have any questions about the rebate, contact the Energy Branch. Email energy@yukon.ca or phone 867-393-7063, toll-free in the Yukon, 1-800-661-0408 and ask to be transferred.