RELIEF APPLICATION FORM (ORGANISATION)

CRITERIA FOR RELIEF – ORGANIZATIONS \ COMMERCIAL

NB: Please read this information BEFORE completing the application form below.

I) DAY CARE CENTRES OR NURSERY SCHOOLS

To qualify for a reduction\waiver from payment of the GSC, Day Care Centres and Nursery Schools must be licensed with the
Child care Board. Smaller registered facilities which provide care for three (3) or more persons will also qualify.

ii) NON-PROFIT HOMES FOR THE AGED

Homes for the Aged must be licensed by the Ministry of Health and Wellness. These homes must be run by a not-for-profit
corporation that provides services exclusively to elderly people who do not need nursing care but cannot live alone.
Residential Health Care Facilities that provide nursing and medical care to ill or disabled persons may also qualify. Such
organizations must be not-for-profit and licensed by the Ministry of Health and Wellness. In order to qualify for a
reduction\waiver from payment of the GSC, Homes for the Aged must provide care exclusively to elderly persons.

 

If the premises are also used for the care of young people, the exemption will be denied.

iii) SHELTERS

To qualify for a reduction\waiver from payment of the GSC, a shelter must be operated by a not for profit organization that
provides temporary shelter to runaways, homeless, battered persons and/or the indigent.

 

Note that supporting documentation showing the licensing or registration of the entities under the various categories must
be provided to the relief board.