March 18: Planned Outage of Websites and Online Services for Maintenance

Posted March 16, 2018

On Sunday, March 18 from 2:00 AM - 11:00 AM the City's websites and online services will be intermittently unavailable while system maintenance is performed. We thank you for your patience.

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How Your Taxes are Calculated

Your assessed value is multiplied by the tax rate for your assessment class and divided by 1,000.

Residential Tax Example

BC Assessment produces independent, uniform and efficient property assessments on an annual basis for all property owners in the province. To find out more details about how BC Assessment assesses and values property, or how their work relates to property taxation, please visit BC Assessment website. Click to view this video from BC Assessment.

For information regarding the assessed values on your property, please contact a BC Assessment advisor for further information. By phone, 1-866 valueBC (1-866-825-8322) or via their online email form.

Where Your Tax Dollors Go

Annual Operating Budget

The current year's Annual Financial Plan will be available around May each year.

Rates - Utilities and Property Taxes

See Rates page for details on the current year's utilities and property tax rates.



  • Important Dates

    Tax - CalendarMore Find out when your taxes are due.


  • Home Owner Grant Online

    Claim Home Owner Grant OnlineAvoid line ups and delay, claim your Home Owner Grant online.
  • Pay Your Taxes Online

    Online PaymentMorePay your utilities and property taxes using online banking.


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