Hamilton Community Heritage Fund

The Hamilton Community Heritage Fund provides interest-free loans to a maximum of $50,000 for restoring and the conservation of heritage attributes on properties designated under the Ontario Heritage Act.

Acting as a lender, the City provides financial support for the program and ensures that conservation and development activity arising from the program within the City is consistent with sound principles of managing and protecting designated heritage properties.

How to apply

  1. Review the full program description, including program terms and complete the Hamilton Community Heritage Fund application form (PDF, 26 KB) and submit in person or by mail to:

    City of Hamilton
    71 Main Street West, 7th Floor
    Hamilton, Ontario, L8P 4Y5
    Attention: Hazel Milsome, Co-ordinator of Urban Renewal Incentives
     
  2. An administration fee of 2% of the total loan amount is charged to the borrower of designated commercial, industrial or like properties and $305.10 for all other applicants.

Application period: Applications accepted year round.