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Drop off, mail, or hand in your payment in person at City Hall

How much do you owe?

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

Log in to your account

Get your property tax account balance. No login or registration required.

You can pay your property tax and Empty Homes Tax (Vacancy Tax) at Vancouver City Hall by either:

  • Dropping off your payment
    (Our mail slot is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.) 
  • Mail
    (Postmarks are not accepted as proof of on-time payment.)
  • Visiting us in person
    (Line-ups may be long near the the tax due date.)

Property tax and Empty Homes Tax

Property tax due dates

Advance taxes:  February 4, 2019

Main taxes: July 3, 2019

Home owner grant: July 3, 2019

Empty Homes Tax due dates

Unpaid tax added to property tax bill: December 31, 2018

Declaration for 2018: February 4, 2019

Empty Homes Tax payment for 2018: April 12, 2019

Remember to claim your home owner grant online

You must claim your home owner grant each year, even if you are paying through your mortgage or deferring your payment. 

Financial institutions no longer accept home owner grants.

Starting 2018, there is no option to mail home owner grants. Don’t have computer access? With your permission, anyone can apply on your behalf. 

Claim your grant online