CRI

Community Resiliency Investment


FireSmart Community Funding & Supports

Applications are not currently being accepted for this program. 

The FireSmart Community Funding & Supports program provides funding to local governments and First Nations in BC to increase community resiliency by undertaking community-based FireSmart planning and activities that reduce the community’s risk from wildfire. 

2022 Community Funding and Supports Program and Application Guide

Download the Application Form and Worksheets at UBCM CRI Webpage

2021 FireSmart Economic Recovery Fund Program

The intent of the FireSmart Economic Recovery Fund is to support immediate job creation in order to build local wildfire resiliency and assist communities in recovering from the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

2021 Economic Recovery Fund Program & Application Guide

External Links 

Contact Information

For more information contact:

  • Local Government Program Services at cri@ubcm.ca (250) 356-2947.
  • FNESS Forest Fuel Management (FFM) Department at ffminfo@fness.bc.ca (250) 377-7600.