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Financial assistance available to Thompson-Nicola Regional District flooding victims

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Public Safety and Solicitor General

Financial assistance available to Thompson-Nicola Regional District flooding victims

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Government Communications and Public Engagement
Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General
250 896-1928

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Disaster Financial Assistance available for flood victims

Following a disaster, the provincial government may declare the event eligible for Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA). Once declared, the DFA program may compensate individuals for essential uninsurable losses and/or reimburse local governments for damaged infrastructure.

DFA is now available to impacted residents in the Thompson-Nicola Regional District. Other regions that qualify to apply for DFA as of May 4, 2018, include:

In the Northeast:
Applications for this DFA event in the Cariboo Regional District, the City of Quesnel, the Regional District of Fraser Fort George, Kluskus First Nation, Xatsull First Nation, Williams Lake Indian Band, Tlètinqox Government, Ulkatcho First Nation, Nazko First Nation, and ?Esdilagh, must be submitted to Emergency Management BC (EMBC) by Aug. 1, 2018.

In the Central Interior:
Applications for this DFA event in the North Okanagan Regional District (including all electoral areas, municipalities and First Nation communities within the NORD boundaries), the Columbia Shuswap Regional District (including all electoral areas, municipalities and First Nation communities within the CSRD boundaries), the Okanagan-Similkameen Regional District (including all electoral areas, municipalities and First Nation communities within the OSRD boundaries), and the Central Okanagan Regional District (including all electoral areas, municipalities and First Nation communities within the CORD boundaries) must be submitted to Emergency Management BC (EMBC) by July 16, 2018.

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