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Pay your Vacancy Tax (Empty Homes Tax) by-law notice

Pay online

Pay your notice online with Visa, MasterCard, or American Express.

Pay your notice now

Pay early, pay less

Pay within 14 days, and get 50% off the full amount. Refer to your notice for dates and what you owe.

  1.  Within 14 days
    50% discount
  2.  Within 35 days
    100% fine
  3.  After 35 days
    100% fine + penalty
  4. ! After 60 days
    Sent to collection agency


WARNING: After 60 days your ticket will be sent to a collection agency, which may affect your credit rating.

Ways to pay

Issues with your by-law notice

Access your tax account

The fastest and easiest way to access your account and property status declaration.

Log in to your account

Set up an online account. You will need your access code. It can be found on your tax notice.

Empty Homes Tax due dates

Previous years' unpaid tax added to property tax bill: December 31, 2023

Declaration deadline for 2023: February 2, 2024

Empty Homes Tax payment for 2023: April 15, 2024

Late declaration deadline following submission of acceptable evidence: July 5, 2028