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Information to organizations

The City of Gaspé has accredited approximately 200 non-profit organizations on its territory. They work in the fields of sport, the outdoors, culture, tourism, community action and local development.

Professional assistance:

  • Advice and referral;
  • Support for organization and structuring;
  • Promotion of volunteers.

Technical assistance :

  • Loan, rental of premises and land;
  • Equipment loan and rental;
  • Transport of equipment;
  • Logistical assistance for the organization of events.

Administrative assistance:

  • Advertising, information;
  • Documentation research;
  • Photocopying;
  • UMQ insurance programs.

The City of Gaspé has two programs to which organizations recognized by the municipality can submit requests for financial support. To know the terms of the programs and submit your request, follow the following link: Financial assistance programs. 

Volunteer training

The Recreation and Culture Department regularly receives training offers for volunteers from certain organizations. It transmits information to them and can also support them in carrying out these training courses.

Recognition of volunteers

The City of Gaspé recognizes the essential involvement of volunteers working on its territory and takes advantage of the week of the municipality (1st full week of June), to highlight the involvement of individuals and organizations evolving in the fields of sport, outdoors, culture and community action. Silver scholarships are awarded by lot to the organizations present. The city can also participate in the dissemination or organization of prizes awarded to organizations and volunteers in its territory. To find out more about recognizing volunteers, contact us by clicking here.

Municipal street closure policy

Are you organizing an event requiring the closure of a municipal street, in whole or in part? The Recreation and Culture Department is responsible for managing the Municipal Street Closure Policy, which establishes certain guidelines for this purpose. Please consult the said Policy by downloading the file below. You will need to complete the attached form and return it to the City as indicated.


Last modified on Thursday, February 04, 2021