Manitobans can now receive financial assistance of up to $300 for purchasing and installing home security equipment through the newly launched Manitoba Security Rebate Program.

The initiative aims to reduce crime rates and promote safer neighbourhoods throughout the province by providing rebates to homeowners, tenants, and small businesses.

Fill out the form on the Manitoba government's website to apply.

Eligible Security Equipment

The rebate covers a wide range of preventative security products, including but not limited to:

  • Security cameras
  • Alarm systems
  • Motion detectors
  • Reinforced doors or windows
  • Anti-graffiti film and paint
  • Security gates
  • Pull-down protection shutters
  • Permanent security fencing

Eligibility Criteria

The program is open to all Manitoba homeowners, tenants, and small businesses (businesses with 50 employees or less in good standing with the Companies Office) who purchase and install qualifying security equipment after September 1, 2023. Applications are processed on a first-come, first-served basis, and the rebate does not cover expenses related to vandalism, property damage repairs, or monthly subscription fees.

Required Documentation

Applicants must provide proof of purchase, installation details, and identification documents to confirm eligibility. Acceptable forms of identification include a valid Manitoba driver’s license, Manitoba Identification Card, Canadian passport, or Indigenous status card. Only one application per property, location, or rental unit will be accepted.

For further inquiries regarding the program’s eligibility criteria or application process, interested parties can contact the program administration team by telephone at 204-945-3725 or by email at srp@gov.mb.ca.

The Manitoba Security Rebate Program offers a significant opportunity for residents and small businesses to enhance their security measures and contribute to safer communities across the province.