There are a variety of incentives available for businesses seeking to grow and improve their business in Quesnel.
Revitalization Tax Exemption
The City of Quesnel can approve a property tax exemption for lands whose assessed value will increase by at least $16 million as result of construction, upgrades, or renovations. The exemption lasts for up to five years, plus a single five-year renewal for a total of 10 years. Exemptions are conditional upon the completion of improvements to the subject properties.
Façade Improvement Grant
Sponsored by Northern Development Initiative Trust, Quesnel administers a grant to help fund improvements to business façades. Up to 50% or $5,000 dollars of the improvement can be reimbursed by the City.
Airport Land Development
Airport Lands are eligible for tax exemptions until October 2019 and are open for light industrial or commercial development.
The Province of British Columbia offers a number of advantages to business, including rebates and tax incentives for R&D, small business, machinery and equipment, capital investment, and more.
The federal government offers many financial aid programs which may be awarded to successful applicants.