Kingston-Frontenac Renovates

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2020 Kingston-Frontenac Renovates funding
Funding for the Kingston Frontenac Renovates program is now available. Find out how to submit your application below.

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About the Program

The Kingston-Frontenac Renovates program (KFRP) offers eligible homeowners grants of up to $5,000 to make their homes more accessible or interest-free loans of up to $10,000 toward emergency repairs.

Funding is allocated on a first come, first served basis. Income limits are associated with this program. Refer to the chart below for specifics.

How to Apply

Those interested in applying should review the eligibility requirements and complete the program application form.

Submit your application and supporting documents through one of the following methods:

  • Mail: City of Kingston, Housing and Social Services 362 Montreal St., Kingston, ON, K7K 3H5 Attention: Kingston Frontenac Renovates Program
  • Hand Deliver: Main Reception on 2nd floor at 362 Montreal St.
  • Email:

Funding Details

The funds, offered through the Consolidated Municipal Service Manager (CMSM) serving the City of Kingston and the County of Frontenac, are offered as indicated below.

Income Thresholds Limits

Household Size

Income Limit


1-2 Persons



3-4 Persons



5 Persons +




Eligible Applicant Type



Single Person or Couple







Eligible House Value
Maximum Assessment Value $300,000


Examples of Repairs that may be Considered Eligible:


Repair Type

Health & Safety

  • Order Issued; (by Fire / Health Dept.)
  • Heat (Furnace / Heaters / other)
  • Fire Safety
  • Mould
  • Septic System
  • Water Quality
  • Well Drilling
  • Structural (threatens life safety)


  • Ramp
  • Lift
  • Structural Modifications (bathroom fixtures, door widening, countertops, hand rails, etc.)


  • Roof
  • Foundation
  • Soffits & Fascia, etc.

Energy Efficiency

  • Furnace (e-star rating)
  • Insulation (to R-40 rating)
  • Window Replacement (e-argon)
  • Other (doors, etc.)


Funding Types

Funding Type

Maximum Amount




Accessibility Repairs / Upgrades

Forgivable Loan


General Home Repairs

Combination: Grant & Forgivable Loan


Accessibility Repairs in excess of $5,000

Note: Households who have received two years of KFRP funding in the past are not eligible.

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