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Property Tax

New! Online Service for Utilities and Property Taxes

Sign up today! You can now access your Burnaby utility charges and property tax information all in one place. The City's new My Property Portal allows you to sign up to receive notices and bills via email, view your balances, past bills and payment history and more! And the best part, you can login to retrieve this information anytime, anywhere. It's convenient and easy.

Important Dates 2019

July 3

  • Property Tax payment due
  • Home Owner Grant due
  • Local Improvement payment due
  • Tax Deferment application due

If payment is not received by the July due date, a 5% penalty is added to the balance owing.

August 1

Pre-Authorized Debit (PAD) plan deductions start for next year's taxes

September 4

Last day for payment to avoid a second 5% penalty on current year's outstanding balance

September 30

Annual property Tax Sale

My Property Portal

My Property Portal

NEW! View your balances, payments, receive notices and bills via email and more!

Home Owner Grant

Home Owner Grant

Eligible property owners can claim the Home Owner Grant from late May to December 31 each year.

How To Pay

How To Pay

Several options are available for paying your property tax by the due date to avoid penalties.

How Your Taxes are Calculated

Understanding Your Property Tax Notice

Taxes set by Burnaby City Council include general city taxes, Local Area Service Levy, sewer parcel and Business Improvement Area Bylaw.

Provincial legislation requires Burnaby to collect taxes for services provided by other taxing authorities, such as the Province of BC, Translink, Metro Vancouver, BC Assessment Authority and Municipal Finance Authority.

Change of Address

If the mailing address on your Property Tax bill is incorrect, please complete and submit the Change of Address Area 10, Jurisdiction 301 form directly to BC Assessment.

It is important to keep your address current for property assessment and taxation purposes.

Contact the Tax Office

Phone 604-294-7350
Email tax@burnaby.ca
Fax 604-294-7153
Address
First floor of City Hall
4949 Canada Way
Burnaby, BC  V5G 1M2
Hours
Monday-Wednesday, 8:00 AM-4:45 PM
Thursday, 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM-4:45 PM