Graded Site-Cut Timber

Graded Site-Cut Timber

< Return to Rebates While incentives last, home owners can access a rebate of up to $250 when using graded site-cut timber for structural use in renovations and new construction requiring a building permit. Homeowners in RDN Electoral Areas and the District of Lantzville who harvest and use timber on the same site can take advantage of this rebate.

Notice to Lantzville Residents

Lantzville area residents will not be eligible for this rebate after December 31, 2020.  The District of Lantzville will manage its own building permitting and inspection as of 1 October, 2020 and will no longer be part of the RDN’s Green Building Rebate program.  A three month (October-December 2020) grace period is being provided for Lantzville residents to submit rebate applications to the RDN for purchases made in 2020.  Applications received from Lantzville residents after December 31, 2020 will not be eligible for rebates.

How to Receive Your Rebate

Submit the program application form along with the original receipt for the grading service.

Download the application form here

Upon receiving this completed form and the original receipt, the RDN will mail a rebate cheque of up to $250 to the property owner. (The rebate will not exceed the value of the fee charged for the grading service as shown on the receipt).

Submission must be made to the Regional District of Nanaimo by email, mail or in person at the RDN Administration Building:

Graded Site-Cut Timber Incentive
c/o Sustainability Coordinator
6300 Hammond Bay Road
Nanaimo, BC V9T 6N2
sustainability [at]

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