Property Tax Information
In accordance with the Municipal Government Act, the County of Grande Prairie assessment roll is open for public viewing during regular office hours, at no charge. Assessment information is also available through our Online Services.
To pay taxes monthly using the Pre-authorized Tax Payment Plan, complete the 2017 Tax Form Preauthorize tax application [PDF - 129 KB].
A Bylaw 3064 - Property Tax Bylaw 2017 [PDF - 2.9 MB] is passed annually in conjunction with our budget process. The bylaw establishes the funds required from property taxation to fulfill the budget, and the taxation rates for various classes of property.
Property taxes are due and payable on the last day of June, excepting those years when the last day of June is not a business day (Monday through Friday), in which case the due date is the first business day of July.
To further accommodate residents, the County office will be open for extended hours for tax payments only on Monday, June 19 to Tuesday, June 27 from 8:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. including the lunch hour as well as Monday, June 28 to Friday, June 30 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., including the lunch hour.
Payments in person can be made at the County Administration Office located at 10001-84 Avenue in Clairmont. As well, payments can be made at any major banking institution, bank machine, over telephone or internet banking, or by mail. Please ensure that payments made through these methods are postmarked with a date of June 30, 2017 or earlier.
A three per cent penalty will be applied to current taxes and arrears if payment is received after June 30, 2017 and an additional 12 per cent for payments made after October 31, 2017.
Property owners who haven't received their tax notice or have recently purchased property in the County of Grande Prairie should immediately contact the County tax office at 780-513-3968 or email email@example.com.
If your address was changed by Canada Post and you have not contacted the County, please do so immediately. Canada Post cannot forward your new mailing address to our office. The County of Grande Prairie must receive authorization from the property owner(s) to change mailing information on property tax records. It can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org; faxed to 780-539-9880; filled out by County Administration over the telephone at 780-532-9722; or in person or mailed to the County Administration Office located at 10001 84 Ave, Clairmont, AB T8X 5B2.