Support Policy for Development Projects to Improve Living Environments (PSPS)

The objective of the Support policy for development projects to improve living environments is to promote the implementation of initiatives leading to the revitalization of living environments in the MRC Pontiac and/or to create and maintain jobs on the territory of the MRC Pontiac. These two major elements must improve the quality of life for the citizens of the MRC Pontiac and are based on the following principles:

  • Encourage the sharing of facilities and services and the creation of multi-service hubs;
  • Support multifunctional development;
  • Support community beautification;
  • Attracting and retaining young people;
  • Support a community transportation service;
  • Take steps to attract new families;
  • Introducing new technologies;
  • Create environments conducive to healthy lifestyles.

Intervention Priorities

Consult the development axes:

Amount available for this call: $600,000
Launch date: May 14, 2024
Closing date: July 11, 2024 at 12:00 (noon)

Admissible beneficiaries

Promoters eligible for a grant under this policy are:

  • Municipalities;
  • Band Councils of Aboriginal communities;
  • Co-operatives (except financial co-operatives);
  • Non-profit organisations.

Each of the eligible beneficiaries must be legally constituted. Its head office must be located within the territory of the MRC Pontiac. The beneficiary must also be registered in the Registre des entreprises du Québec (NEQ) and its status must be up to date.


Availability of credits

The Council of Mayors of the MRC Pontiac will decide to hold a call for projects based on the credits available in the fund.


Application Process

The promoter must make an appointment with a member of the MRC Pontiac’s economic development team prior to submitting.

Requests MUST be received no later than 12:00 (noon) on the date announced during the launch of the call for projects.


These submissions can be delivered to the economic development department through the following methods:

In person at the MRC Pontiac:

MRC Pontiac  

c/o Economic Development Department

602 Route 301 – Box 580

Campbell’s Bay, Québec J0X 1K0

Or By email:



Questions and support

For more information regarding this fund, to make an appointment with a development commissioner (mandatory) or to request support, please email dé



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