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) 2018 2017

2016

General Purpose Tax Levy

$1.24393 
$1.26093 

$1.56168

Provincial School Tax

$0.92146 
$0.98007

$1.20852

TransLink

$0.21766 
$0.22650

$0.28881

BC Assessment Authority

$0.04147 
$0.04462

$0.05534

Greater Vancouver Regional District

$0.04353 
$0.04256

$0.05112

Municipal Finance Authority

$0.00021 
$0.00021

$0.00020

TOTAL

$2.46826 
$2.55489

$3.16567

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. Find out how it impacts your property tax.

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 (PDF document, 2 pages each):

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