Medical Services Plan Temporary Premium Assistance

Program offered to residents of British Columbia who are unable to pay Medical Services Plan (MSP) premiums due to a recent unexpected event causing financial hardship such as illness, disability or unemployment due to job loss.

To qualify, applicants must not only demonstrate the unexpected financial hardship but they must also demonstrate that they could not have reasonably budgeted to do so. If all requirements are met, MSP premiums may be temporarily waived.

Application forms are available from the website or a Service BC  Office

Address / Contact Info

Health Insurance BC Medical Services Plan
Box 9035 Stn Prov Govt Victoria, BCV8W 9E3

Phone Numbers

Toll-free : 1-800-663-7100

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Castlegar, Grand Forks, Kaslo, Nakusp, Nelson, Salmo, Trail

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 27 Jun 2018.