Government of New Brunswick


Assists households in need obtain affordable, adequate and suitable rental housing in rural communities.

Assists eligible off-reserve native and non-native households to obtain affordable, adequate and suitable housing in rural communities with a population of less than 2,500 residents.


Subsidized rental accommodations are provided to low income rental households whose income is below the established "income ceilings" which vary by household size and by areas within the province.


Tenants qualifying for assistance through the Rural and Native/Basic Shelter Rental Program will have their rents reduced to 30% of the adjusted household income.