Vancouver Rent Bank

Drop-In Application Information

*Our office does not have access for people with mobility issues. If you have mobility issues, please contact us and we will make alternate arrangements*

*NICCSS and The Vancouver Rent Bank are scent free environments - no perfumes or heavily scented products*

When and where does the VRB hold drop-in centers?

We hold drop-in hours every Tuesday from 12:00pm to 3pm in our office located at #200-739 Gore Avenue


Can I just show up?

Yes, you can just show up to the drop-in on Tuesdays from 12:00pm to 3pm at #200-739 Gore Avenue.


What should I do before coming to the drop-in center or appointment?

Please review the eligibility criteria listed on our general information page to make sure the program is suitable for you.

I think I am eligible, what should I bring to the drop-in center so I can complete and submit my application?

We recommend that you fill out a pre-assessment online here before coming to the drop-in to be sure that you are eligible.

Documents to Bring:

  • 2 pieces of Valid ID
  • Proof of Tenancy
  • Last 3 months of ALL bank account and credit card statements
  • Payday loan statements
  • Proof of income
    • Recent Pay stubs, child tax benefits or ministry payments, application to EI, employment contract etc.
  • Recent Utility Bills

  • Void Check or Automatic Withdrawal Slip

You can also download a copy of the Checklist of Documents for the Application here.

What if I'm not sure what to bring or that I might be missing something?

Every person's case is different, bring what you have and we can help determine what else we might need to process your case.