Find household income limit thresholds, rules and policies

Household income limits (HILS)

Your yearly household income must be under the following household income limits for you to apply for housing through Yukon Housing Corporation. These thresholds are current as of April 2020.

Whitehorse

  • To apply for a bachelor apartment your yearly household income must be under $38,000.
  • To apply for a 1 bedroom social housing unit, your yearly household income must be under $49,500.
  • To apply for a 2 bedroom social housing unit, your yearly household income must be under $58,500.
  • To apply for a 3+ bedroom social housing unit, your yearly household income must be under $72,500.

Yukon communities and rural areas

  • To apply for a social housing in a Yukon community and rural area, your yearly household income must be under $80,104.

The affordable housing income limit (AHILS):

Eigibility for some Community Partnering and Lending Loans Programs is based on a yearly household income under $103,070.

Social housing rules and policies

Contact: 

For any questions about housing income limit thresholds, rules and policies email ykhouse@gov.yk.ca or phone: 867-667-5759 or toll-free in Yukon: 1-800-661-0408, ext. 5759.