2017 SWPI Program

Applications for all funding streams, except FireSmart Planning, can be submitted at any time.  

Please note that all SWPI program materials were updated in March 2017.  A summary of changes [PDF - 252 KB] is now available.

Applications will only be reviewed three times in 2017 and applicants will be advised of the status of their applications within 60 days of the following deadlines:

  • January 27, 2017
  • April 28, 2017
  • October 6, 2017

Community Wildfire Protection Plans & Updates

As of 2017, all CWPPs and Updates will be required to be completed on the 2017 CWPP Template.

Fuel Management Prescriptions

As of 2015, all fuel management prescriptions are required to be completed on the 2015 Fuel Management Prescription Template.

Operational Fuel Treatments & Maintenance Treatments

Starting in April 2017, eligible applicants may apply through SWPI to access joint funding from the Forest Enhancement Society of BC.  Refer to the program guide for eligibility and details.

Fuel Management Demonstration Projects

FireSmart Planning 

The 2017 FireSmart Planning program is now closed to applications.

Additional Information & Resources

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