PAH Rent Program - Eligibility Criteria

1. Are you a Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or do have a valid Canadian work permit?

2. Does one of the following three employment/residency categories apply to your circumstances?

Canmore Employee:  working or contracted to work a minimum average of 20 hours per week in Canmore for a Canmore licenced business.

Canmore Self-employed Person:  working in Canmore with a valid Town of Canmore business licence a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Canmore History:  individuals currently living in Canmore who are retired or in receipt of disability benefits who have had three cumulative years of Canmore employment history working an average of 20 hours per week or five cumulative years of Canmore residency.

3. Was your gross household income less than shown in the chart below in the previous tax year as reported on Line 150 of your CRA Tax Notice of Assessment?

Unit Size Income Level A Income Level B
Studio $35,500 N/A
One-bedroom $42,500 $65,000
Two-bedroom $52,500 $87,000
Three-bedroom $63,500 $108,500
  • To be eligible to rent at The Hector, gross household income is below Level A.
  • To be eligible to rent at McArthur Place, gross household income is below Level B.
  • Although there are different income criteria for The Hector and McArthur Place, you may qualify to rent at both locations.

If you answered "yes" to each of the questions above, then you likely meet the criteria to rent PAH, pending confrimation of your eligibility, availability of homes and your suitability as a tenant. 

Should you have any questions, please contact our office at 403-609-9983.

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