FireSmart Rebate Program - Fall 2023

Oct. 23, 2023

Announced by the RDOS on October 20, 2023.

Apply for up to $1,000 to help make your home and yard more FireSmart TM

Homeowners living within the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS) can apply for the FireSmart Rebate of up to $1,000 to conduct work on their property. The funds can go toward the cost of cutting down a tree, upgrading siding or time spent working on the property. The FireSmart Rebate is available to a limited number of homeowners within each electoral area on a first-come, first-served basis.

About the FireSmart Rebate Program

  • Step 1: Complete a quick FireSmart 101 online course and save your certificate.
  • Step 2: Take actions on your property, with before and after photos to show your progress.
  • Step 3: Apply for your rebate. This may be used to cover your own labour time, hired contractors or expenses for materials.

Visit for more information and to start the application process.

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