How do I submit my application?
  • Online submission:
  • Mail: Financial Assistance for Recreation, 3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7N2 
  • Email Community Services
  • In Person: at one of our recreation facilities 
    • City Centre Aquatic Complex 

      1210 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7T8

    • Dogwood Pavilion 
      1655 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC V3J 0E7 

    • Glen Pine Pavilion 
      1200 Glen Pine Court, Coquitlam, BC V3B 2P7 

    • Maillardville Community Centre
      1200 Cartier Ave, Coquitlam, BC  V3K 2C3

    • Pinetree Community Centre 
      1260 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7Z4

    • Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex 
      633 Poirier Street, Coquitlam, BC V3J 6A9

If submitting in person, application form and photocopies of supporting documents should be in a sealed envelope labeled "Financial Assistance for Recreation Application". 

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1. Who is eligible to apply?
2. Who is not eligible to apply?
3. What do I receive?
4. What can I do with my 50 free drop-ins and $225 credit?
5. How do I use my Recreation Credit?
6. How long is the term for drop-ins and credit?
7. How can I register for a program using Recreation Credit?
8. Which drop-in programs require pre-registration?
9. How do I get my 50 free drop-ins pass?
10. What documents do you need to apply?
11. What information should not be included in the application?
12. What Government/Income Assistance documents can you submit?
13. What is an example of an Agency that could verify a Financial Assistance application?
14. How do I apply without an Agency contact?
15. What is an adjudicator?
16. How do you use the Low Income Cut-off table (LICO) if you are not receiving government assistance?
17. What is Total Family Income?
18. How do I use Income Statement for proof of income?
19. If I receive Old Age Security (OAS), Canada Pension Plan (CPP), or Long Term Disability (LTD) benefits, what do I submit?
20. Do you allow program withdrawal and do they get their credit refunded?
21. Is there a withdrawal fee of $5 for registered programs using the $225 credit?
22. If I withdraw from a program, where does the credit go?
23. What happens if I don’t have enough credit left to pay for a program?
24. How soon will my/our application(s) be approved?
25. How can I check to see the status of my application?
26. How do I view how much subsidy I have remaining?
27. How do I submit my application?
28. How do I contact Community Services staff if I have any questions?