Residential Rehabilitation Assistance Program – Conversion (RRAP-C)

By mmuise

CMHC's Residential Rehabilitation Assistance Program – Conversion (RRAP-C) On-Reserve provides financial support to convert non-residential on-reserve properties into self-contained affordable housing units.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is a forgivable loan of up to $60,000. The maximum amount may be increased by 25%.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must be:

  • First Nations;
  • private entrepreneurs;
  • owning and converting non-residential properties located on-reserve to create affordable accommodation for low-income households. Eligible properties must be:
  • environmentally safe;
  • feasibly converted to residential accommodation; and
  • viable based on agreed post-conversion rents.
Application Steps:

Applicants must contact their CMHC Consultant or local CMHC office for application details.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

Other Things to Note:

February 2024:
Starting January, 2024, all streams of the Residential Rehabilitation Assistance Program (RRAP) will be consolidated into a single and enhanced program called the On-Reserve Residential Rehabilitation Assistance Program.

Date Published: March 31, 2018

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