2014 New Building Canada Fund: Provincial-Territorial Infrastructure Component, National/Regional Projects
Project Business Case Guide for Proposed Projects Identified by Provinces/Territories
Annex B – Eligible Recipients

Under the PTIC-NRP component the eligible recipients of funding are:

  1. A province or territory, or a municipal or regional government established by or under provincial or territorial statute;
  2. A band council within the meaning of section 2 of the Indian Act; or a government or authority established pursuant to a Self-Government Agreement or a Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement between Her Majesty the Queen in right of Canada and an aboriginal people of Canada, that has been approved, given effect and declared valid by federal legislation;
  3. A public sector body that is established by or under provincial or territorial statute or by regulation or is wholly owned by a province, territory, municipal or regional government;
  4. A public or not-for-profit institution that is directly or indirectly authorized, under the terms of provincial, territorial or federal statute, or Royal Charter, to deliver post-secondary courses or programs that lead to recognized and transferable post-secondary credentials, or a public or not-for-profit Aboriginal-controlled post-secondary institution; and
  5. A private sector body, including for-profit organizations and not-for-profit organizations. In the case of for-profit organizations, they will need to be in partnership with one or more of the entities referred to above.

Please note

  • Federal entities, including federal Crown Corporations are not eligible recipients.
  • A proposal for an on-reserve* project in a province under PTIC would be required to demonstrate project benefits extending beyond the reserve community.
    • *On-reserve means on-reserve lands, or on any Crown lands or lands set aside by the Crown that are designated to become reserve lands.
  • All projects under PTIC would be considered for funding only if they are prioritized by a province or territory. Project proponents would accordingly be encouraged to communicate with provincial or territorial representatives to have their project considered for prioritization.
  • Provinces and territories are required to prioritize projects for all outstanding NBCF-PTIC funding allocations by April 1, 2018.
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