Learn more about the different actions being taken to create affordable housing in Surrey.

The Social Plan, adopted by Council in 2006, identifies ‘housing and homelessness’ as priority issues. Throughout the region, housing affordability is becoming an increasing challenge, and homelessness is on the rise. Affordable, appropriate and safe housing for everyone is a cornerstone of a healthy community.



Housing Continuum
With Support No support
Emergency Shelter   Transitional &
Supportive Housing  
Non-market Rental   Purpose-built & Secondary Market Rental Home Ownership  
Very low income Low Income Moderate Income Above Moderate Income High Income

Master Plan for Housing the Homeless in Surrey.

Surrey's Master Plan for Housing the Homeless identifies and respond to the needs for long-term housing and support for homeless people, or at-risk of becoming homeless. Learn more about Surrey's homeless population and the City's Plan.

Surrey Affordable Housing Strategy

The Surrey Affordable Housing Strategy focuses on purpose-built market and non-market rental housing. Learn more about affordable housing and the City's Strategy.

Community Services

Get access to free or low-cost community services in Surrey, including housing and homelessness resources.