Ways to Pay Your Property Taxes

There are many ways to pay your property taxes, which are due on July 4, 2023.   

Home Owner Grant

REMINDER: Home Owner Grant applications are now processed through the Province’s online system at gov.bc.ca/homeownergrant or by phone at 1.888.355.2700. Municipalities no longer accept applications.

Online Banking

Online banking is encouraged. You can pay through your financial institution’s online banking system using the Folio Number located at the top left of your tax notice as the account number.

Check your institution’s local cut-off time to ensure payment is received by July 4, 2023.

By Mail

Mail your cheque (including post-dated cheques to the due date) and the bottom portion of your tax notice to:

#1 Centennial Square
Victoria BC V8W 1P6

Payment must be received by July 4, 2023 to avoid penalty.

Financial Institutions

Contact your financial institution for details and hours of operation.

Drop Box

There is a drop box located near the Pandora Avenue entrance to City Hall. The drop box is open 24/7 for non-cash payments.

Through Your Mortgage Company

If your mortgage company will be remitting payment to the City of Victoria on your behalf, confirm details of your tax payment with your mortgage company directly.

In Person

The Public Service Centre located in City Hall is open to the public Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., excluding statutory holidays. Payment methods include cash, cheque and debit. Credit cards are not accepted at City Hall. Our ambassador will greet you and can answer any questions. Face masks are optional. 

Pre-authorized Payments

Pre-authorized payments offer a convenient method to make monthly payments towards your 2024 property taxes. 

Learn more.