Property Tax

Home Owner Grant

Effective January 1, 2021, the Province of BC is responsible for the Home Owner Grant program.  All home owner and retroactive grant applications must be submitted directly to the Province using their online system at

Property Tax Payment

The City of Nelson offers several options for the payment of property taxes: online, in person, or in advance through a pre-authorized payment plan.

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City Hall

At City Hall payment can be made by cash, debit, credit card, or cheque.

Drop Box

The City offers a 24 hour drop box located at the front of the City Hall.

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Use our online services to pay by credit card.

*2.4% convenience fee will be applied

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At Your Bank

Pay your bill at most banks and credit unions.

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Online Banking

Pay through your financial institution’s online banking.

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Pre-Authorized Payment

Find out more about paying your property taxes in advance through a pre-authorized payment plan.

When paying online through your financial institution, please be sure to check bank processing times to avoid penalties.