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What Is Ebike Rebate?

The ebike rebate program is a new initiative to encourage people to buy electric bicycles. Buy one of the eligible bikes. You could be eligible to receive up to $600 back from the provincial government. This guide will tell you everything you need to know about the program to get your rebate as quickly and efficiently as possible!

What is the e-bike rebate program?

The e-bike rebate program, administered by the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, provides a rebate for all residents who purchase an e-bike. The maximum rebate amount is $1,000, and limited spaces are available in the program.

Who qualifies for the e-bike rebate program?

The e-bike rebate program is open to all Ontario residents 18 or older. The following rules apply:

  • You must be a resident of Canada.
  • You must not have owned an e-bike for more than six months before the date of purchase.
  • You cannot have received a rebate before this program (including purchases made in other provinces.

What type of e-bikes is eligible for the province’s rebate?

You can get the rebate if you buy an electric bicycle, which is class 1, 2, or 3. It must be battery-powered and pedal-assisted, so you can ride without pedaling. In addition, the maximum speed of your e-bike has to be 32 km/h. Under this program, you can buy up to five e-bikes per year.

Where do I go to buy an eligible bike?

You may purchase your eligible bike from an authorized retailer. However, the seller must register with the province, and sales of electric bicycles must conduct through a Business Licence Holder (BLH). The business will need to provide you with a copy of their registration certificate as proof that they sell e-bikes and authorize by the province.

You can use the online search tool to find businesses in your area that sell electric bikes, including those that offer ebike rebates.

Do I need to submit a receipt with my rebate application?

Yes, you need to submit a receipt with your rebate application. The receipt must show the bike’s serial number and be for an eligible bike. It must also be dated on or after July 1, 2019. The applicant will receive their rebate check within eight weeks of receiving their completed application.

How do I apply for a rebate online?

  • Search for “Rebate Application” on the Ontario Ministry of Transportation website.
  • Click on the “Apply for Rebate” button, and it will direct you to a new page. You can fill out an online form that gathers information about your bike purchase and eligibility for a rebate. You will need to provide the following information:
  • Your name and contact information
  • A copy of your bill of sale or receipt showing proof of purchase date, the price paid, make and model of e-bike purchased from a dealer in Ontario between
  • Proof of ownership through registration with Bike Share Toronto (if applicable)

When will I get my rebate?

  • Rebates will issue in the spring of the following year.
  • You will receive a cheque in the mail. If you haven’t received your rebate within three months.

Final Words

You can apply for the rebate online through the Bike Rebate website. However, if you don’t have internet access, you can submit a paper form instead of applying online. The form will ask for basic information about your bicycle and how much it costs. After you fill out this form and submit it, they’ll mail you an e-bike rebate check from United States Postal Service (USPS).

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