Fortis Rebates 2020Furnace Replacement Program


Looking to replace your old furnace? Take advantage of different rebates for new energy efficient home heating systems! If you purchase and have an ENERGY STAR® or equivalent model installed and you can receive a rebate of up to $1000. In addition, If you also install an eligible connected thermostat, you could qualify for a $150 rebate.

It’s important to review rebate requirements before you purchase a new furnace. First of all, make sure the product you are planning to purchase is eligible for a FortisBC rebate. You will need to review all the details and/or call us to discuss your options. Second, rebates themselves are often changing. As a Fortis BC Trade Ally Member, we will ensure that you are aware of what rebates are relevant to you and how you can claim them.

Eligibility for Rebates
In general, to be eligible for rebates for a new furnace, here are some important criteria:

1. You must be a residential FortisBC natural gas customer, with natural gas as your primary source of heat.

2. Your existing furnace must be at least 10 years old and must not require repairs in excess of $1,000 (pre-tax, including parts and labour). Emergency replacements of a furnace that is not in working order or is deemed unsafe to operate by a licensed gas contractor is not eligible.

3. The furnace must be the home’s primary* source of space heating.

4. You must install an eligible ENERGY STAR furnace with a two-pipe direct vent system. You will need to verify this by including a photograph with your application.

5. Applications must be submitted within six months of the invoice date.

6. Connected thermostats must be installed by your licensed contractor at the same time as the new qualifying furnace installation.

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Requirements

95 to 96.9 annual fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE) furnace

$500

(with invoice dated up until September 30, 2019)

$800

(with invoice dated on or after October 1, 2019)

97 to 99% annual fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE) furnace

$700

(with invoice dated up until September 30, 2019)

$1000

(with invoice dated on or after October 1, 2019)

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Fortis BC Furnace RebatesIncome Qualified


Income-qualified customers who replace their old natural gas furnace or boiler with an eligible ENERGY STAR® model could qualify for up to a $3,000 rebate on a furnace, or a $2,000 rebate on a boiler.

Eligibility for Rebates
In general, to be eligible for rebates for a new furnace, here are some important criteria:

1. You must be a residential FortisBC natural gas customer, with natural gas as your primary source of heat.

2. Your combined annual household income (from all sources) must be below the maximum shown for your household size. Proof of income is required.

Household size Maximum household income
1 person $33,700
2 people $42,000
3 people $51,600
4 people $62,600
5 people $71,000
6 people $80,100
7 people or more $89,200

3. Your existing furnace or boiler must be at least 10 years old and must not require repairs in excess of $1,000 (pre-tax, including parts and labour). Emergency replacements of a furnace or boiler that is not in working order, or is deemed unsafe to operate by a licensed gas contractor, are not eligible.

4. You must install an eligible ENERGY STAR furnace or boiler with a two-pipe direct vent system, as verified by a photograph included with your application.

5. You must have purchased, installed and paid in full for your furnace or boiler on, or after, April 1, 2019.

6. Applications must be submitted within one year of the installation date.

7. Connected thermostats must be installed by your licensed contractor at the same time as the new qualifying furnace installation.

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Requirements

95 to 96.9 per cent annual fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE) furnace with a maximum size of 80,000 BTU/hour

$2000

97 to 99 per cent AFUE furnace with a maximum size of 80,000 BTU/hour

$3000

94 per cent or higher AFUE boiler with a maximum size of 80,000 BTU/hour

$2000

Other requirements for high-efficiency furnace and boiler rebates

Your new heating system must have two-pipe direct venting. One pipe provides directly vented outside air to the sealed combustion chamber, while the second sealed pipe directs exhaust gases outside. This system improves the efficiency and lifespan of the equipment as well as the comfort of your home.

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Areas We Cover

  • Abbotsford
  • Mission
  • Chilliwack
  • Cloverdale
  • Surrey
  • Burnaby

  • White Rock
  • Langley
  • Maple Ridge
  • Pitt Meadows
  • Delta
  • Coquitlam

  • New Westminster
  • Port Coquitlam
  • Port Moody
  • Richmond
  • North Vancouver
  • Vancouver

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TELEPHONE: 778.245.4822
ADDRESS: 11985 203 St #127, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 4V2