KidSport BC offers the opportunity for children to participate in the sport of their choice, in their own community. Grants are provided to help cover the registration fees for a season of organized sport.

If you are a family, on low-income, you can apply to KidSport BC through Fraserside’s Community Services Desk. The grant is provided directly to the league, club or sport organization.

Eligibility is based on total household income (see chart below). To determine eligibility, you will need to provide Fraserside with the following:

  • Proof of New Westminster residency
  • Picture identification
  • Current Notice of Assessment for each adult in the household

Applications can be made at Fraserside’s reception desk at 2nd Floor - 519 Seventh Street, New Westminster during the following hours:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed over the lunch hour noon-1 p.m.).
  • Closed on Statutory Holidays.

The KidSport grant is funded by KidSport BC.

New Westminster households must meet the definition of low income to receive subsidies for services provided by Fraserside's Community Services Desk. Household income cannot exceed the following amounts:

# Persons in household (all residents at address) Maximum total annual gross income
1$20,822
2$25,921
3$31,886
4$38,691
5$43,883
6$49,493
7+$55,103
For further information, contact the Community Services Desk by calling 604-522-3722, Ext. 120, or visiting reception at 2nd Floor - 519 Seventh Street, New Westminster. The Community Services Desk is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between 9:00 am and 4:30 pm (closed 12:00-1:00 pm).