Local Government Program Services

Local Government Program Services (LGPS) provides administration for Provincially-funded grant programs. Since 1999, LGPS has provided funding to local governments, First Nations and other eligible applicants through a diverse range of funding programs and services.

Applications received
Approved grant funding
Eligible applications approved
Current Opportunities

The following funding programs are currently accepting applications:

2022 Asset Management Planning. Deadline: September 30, 2022.

2022 Disaster Risk Reduction - Climate Adaptation. Deadline: September 30, 2022.

2023 FireSmart Community Funding and Supports. Applications being accepted starting October 1, 2022

2022 Volunteer and Composite Fire Departments Equipment and Training. Deadline: October 21, 2022.

2022 Indigenous Cultural Safety and Cultural Humility Training. Deadline: November 25, 2022.

2022/23 Community to Community Forum (Winter intake). Deadline: December 2, 2022.

2023 Emergency Support Services. Deadline: January 27, 2023.

2023 Emergency Operations Centres and Training. Deadline March 31, 2023.

For general information on grant administration for Local Government Program Services, please refer to the Terms & Conditions, or contact lgps@ubcm.ca.

For all funded projects, it is expected that in-person activities, meetings, or events meet public health regulations and/or guidance in relation to COVID-19.  Extensions to project end dates (except C2C) and final report deadlines are available for any approved project impacted by COVID-19. Please contact the Program Officer identified on the program page for more information.

For information on older programs that are no longer offering funding, please visit the Closed Programs section.