• Local Services Boards

    Since 2008, IO has partnered with Local Services Boards to help provide access to affordable financing for capital investments. 


    Local Services Boards in Ontario may apply for an IO Loan for capital expenditures relating to their authorized activities. These may include any combination of the following services, as set out in the Northern Services Boards Act:

    • Water supply
    • Fire protection and emergency telecommunications 
    • Garbage collection
    • Street or area lighting
    • Recreation
    • Roads
    • Public library service

    For more information on eligibility requirements, please see the program guidelines

    Rates and Term

    IO’s lending rates provide equitable access to affordable financing for all clients. To view today’s lending rates click here. Clients may select repayment terms of 5 to 30 years, to match the life of the capital investment.

    For more Information

    Contact your regional account manager, please click here.