Residential property tax rates

You pay the following dollar amounts in tax for every $1,000 of your property's taxable value.

Property tax rate over the past three years

Levy (per $1000 taxable value) 2022 2021 2020
General Purpose Tax Levy $1.53131 $1.60152 $1.58076
Provincial School Tax $0.84961 $0.96661 $0.99877
TransLink $0.22641 $0.25898 $0.25337
BC Assessment Authority $0.03498 $0.04116 $0.04288
Metro Vancouver $0.05042 $0.05403 $0.04970
Municipal Finance Authority $0.00020 $0.00020 $0.00020
TOTAL $2.69293 $2.92250 $2.92568

Additional Provincial School Tax

Based on values before land averaging is applied

Property value 2022
$0- to $3-million $0.00000
$3- to $4-million $2.00000
$4-million or more $4.00000

Managing property tax increases

Land assessment averaging

We provide land assessment averaging to give temporary relief to property owners by phasing in tax increases over time.

Property tax rates from previous years

View historical tax rates for residential, utilities, supportive housing, major industry, light industry, business, recreational and non-profit, and farm properties (, 2 pages each):

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