How do I submit my application?
  • Online submission: coquitlam.ca/financialassistancerec
  • Mail: Financial Assistance for Recreation, 3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7N2 
  • Fax: 604-927-4395 
  • Email Community Services
  • In Person: at one of our recreation facilities 
    • Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex, 633 Poirier Street, Coquitlam, BC V3J 6A9 
    • Dogwood Pavilion, 1655 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC V3J 0E7 
    • City Centre Aquatic Complex, 1210 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7T8 
    • Glen Pine Pavilion, 1200 Glen Pine Court, Coquitlam, BC V3B 2P7 
    • Pinetree Community Centre, 1260 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7Z4

Submit your documents in a sealed envelope addressed to:
“Financial Assistance for Recreation (FAR)” | 3000 Guildford Way | Coquitlam | V3B 7N2
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1. Who is eligible to apply?
2. Who is not eligible to apply?
3. What documents do you need to apply?
4. What Government/Income Assistance documents can you submit?
5. What information should not be included in the application?
6. If I receive Old Age Security (OAS), Canada Pension Plan (CPP), or Long Term Disability (LTD) benefits, what do I submit?
7. What is an example of an Agency that could verify a Financial Assistance application?
8. How do you use the Low Income Cut-off table (LICO) if you are not receiving government assistance?
9. What is Total Family Income?
10. How do I use Income Statement for proof of income?
11. How do I apply without an Agency contact?
12. What is an adjudicator?
13. How soon will my/our application(s) be approved?
14. How do I get my 50 free drop-ins pass?
15. How do I contact Community Services staff if I have any questions?
16. How can I check to see the status of my application?
17. What can I do with my 50 free drop-ins and $225 credit?
18. Do you allow program withdrawal and do they get their credit refunded?
19. If I withdraw from a program, where does the credit go?
20. Is there a withdrawal fee of $5 for registered programs using the $225 credit?
21. What happens if I don’t have enough credit left to pay for a program?
22. How do I use my Recreation Credit?
23. How can I register for a program using Recreation Credit?
24. How long is the term for drop-ins and credit?
25. Which drop-in programs is pre-registration required?
26. How do I submit my application?