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You are Eligible for Subsidized Housing if

  • At least one member of the household is 16 years or older (all members over 16 will need to sign an electronic declaration)
  • All members of the household are Canadian Citizens, Landed Immigrants (Permanent Residents), applicants for permanent resident status, refugee, or refugee claimants
  • No member of the household is currently under a deportation, departure or exclusion order to leave Canada
  • No member of the household owes money to any social housing provider or has been convicted of an offence related to rent-geared-to-income assistance or found by the court of law or the Ontario Rental Tribunal to have misrepresented their income for the purpose of rent-geared-to-income assistance
  • Your household assets are below the local maximum asset limits, $50,000.00
  • Your household income is below the limits set by the province, Household Income and Asset Limits


Be Prepared to

  • Upload/scan documentation clearly indicating your legal right to live in Canada and proof of age for all household members (eg. Birth Certificate, passport, permanent resistant card etc.).
  • Create a password that is 10 characters (1 upper case, 1 lower case, 1 number and 1 symbol).


Start your Application

Have you applied for social housing in the past or you are already on the waiting list?

Yes, I have applied and/or am already on the waiting list

If you have applied for social housing in the past or you are already on the waiting list, you HAVE a registration code and you can manage your application online, please review the information below before registering your account.

As an existing applicant it is important that you do not create a new account. Having more than one application may create delays and make your wait time longer.

First Time Accessing your Account Online? You need to register your account before you can make any changes.

To Register Your Account You Will Need The Following Information:

  • Registration Code
  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Email Address

If you do not have the information listed above, please contact Grey County Housing and request an Online Registration Letter.

No, I have never applied for social housing and am not on the waitlist

If you have never applied for housing and are not on the waiting list, you do NOT have a registration code and must register an account before you can start a new application online.

Please ensure you meet basic eligibility (listed above) before starting your application.


Housing Department
595 9th Ave East
Owen Sound Ontario N4K 3E3
Phone: 519-376-5744
Hours: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 4:30)