Request for Proposals – Building BC: Indigenous Housing FundPosted
The Building BC: Indigenous Housing Fund facilitates the building and operation of 1,750 units of social housing for Indigenous people in B.C.
The Building BC: Indigenous Housing Fund is part of the Provincial Government’s Homes for B.C.: A 30 Point Plan for Housing Affordability in British Columbia strategy (Budget 2018).
Through this fund, the Government will invest $550 million over the next 10 years to build and operate 1,750 new units of social housing both on- and off-reserve.
In addition to funding under the new Building BC: Indigenous Housing Fund, all new housing funds announced as part of Budget 2018 and the 30-point housing plan are open to Indigenous organizations and First Nations.
Request for Proposals
The first Request for Proposals (RFP# 1070-1819/14) for new rental housing units under the Building BC: Indigenous Housing Fund was issued June 18, 2018 and closes at 2 pm PST on October 5, 2018.
Who should submit a project proposal?
- Indigenous non-profit housing providers;
- First Nations;
- Metis Nation BC;
- and non-profit and for-profit developers;
who want to partner with Indigenous organizations and First Nations interested in creating new affordable rental housing units for Indigenous persons within British Columbia should consider submitting a proposal.
Details on requirements and deliverables, the proposal review process, submission requisites and forms, and the Indigenous Housing Fund program can be found in the RFP document and appendices below.
- Indigenous Housing Fund Request for Proposals
- Appendix A: Submission Form – Indigenous Housing Fund
- Appendix C: Capital Budget Template – Indigenous Housing Fund
- Appendix D: Operating Budget Template – Indigenous Housing Fund
- Appendix E: Organization Structure – Indigenous Housing Fund
- Appendix F-1: Sample Section 219 (operating agreement administered by BC Housing) – Indigenous Housing Fund
- Appendix F-2: Sample Section 219 (operating agreement administered by AHMA) – Indigenous Housing Fund
- Appendix G: Sample Agreement – Indigenous Housing Fund
RFP issued: June 18, 2018
Submission deadline: 2 pm PST on October 5, 2018
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