Welcome to Island Coastal Economic Trust
The Island Coastal Economic Trust was created by the government of British Columbia on February 27, 2006 - North Island-Coast Development Initiative Trust Act - to help grow and diversify the economy of the North Island-Coast area by leveraging new investment and partnerships for economic opportunities.
The Trust provides funding to create new and sustainable regional economic growth through strategic investments in targeted “sectors” with the north Island, coastal and Sunshine Coast regional economy.
The Strategic Plan and the Application Guidelines explain in more detail what types of projects the Trust can support and how to apply for funding.
The purpose of Trust funds is to support investment within the following defined “sectors” in the Trust area: