You can find information and options to pay your taxes, pay invoices and bills. You can also access or set up your online payment account.  

Paying Property Taxes

The County of Grande Prairie collects property taxes to help pay for services, facilities and projects in the county. Property taxes are calculated based on the assessed value of your property and multiplying it by the appropriate tax rate. We have different tax rates for different assessment classes, including residential, non-residential, farmland, machinery and equipment and linear property.

Due Date

Property taxes are due and payable on the last business day of June

Property Tax Payment Methods

Online Banking

You can set up property tax payments through online banking. Use the online banking platform from your financial institution and select the County of Grande Prairie as a Bill Payee. A listing of the County's Bill Payee's names at local banks is below. The account number you reference is the tax Roll Number found on your tax notice. 

Bank NamePayee Name

Credit Union

Grande Prairie, County

Royal Bank

Grande Prairie No. 1 (Cnty) - Tax

ATB

County of GP # 1 Property Taxes

TD

Grande Prairie No. 1 (County) Taxes

Scotia Bank

Grande Prairie No. 1 (CTY) - Tax

CIBC

Grande Prairie County Tax

BMO

Grande Prairie No. 1   Tax

 For assistance, please contact 780-532-9722 or email us.

Online using your Credit Card

Log in to pay your taxes online

  • If you are registering for the first time, enter your Roll Number (found on your tax notice) as the Account number.
  • Enter the Owner ID number found on your tax notice when prompted for a User ID.
  • To recover the cost of credit card fees, a 2.2 per cent fee will be added to your total.
  • For assistance, please contact 780-532-9722 or email us.

Pre-authorized Tax Payment Plan

Make paying your property taxes easier by setting up pre-authorized monthly instalment payments rather than paying one lump sum. Complete the application form to set up your Preauthorized Tax Payment Plan.

If you chose to end your payment plan, simply contact our Tax Roll Clerk at 780-513-3968.

In Person

At the County of Grande Prairie Administration building at 10001 84 Ave., Clairmont, AB by debit, cash or cheque (dated on or before the last day of June).

  • Credit card payments are not accepted in person.

At your financial institution with a teller or bank machine

 

We are open during the following hours to accept your tax payment in person:

June 21 to 25

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

regular office hours but open over lunch

 

June 28, 29 and 30

8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

also open over lunch

Mail

Mail your cheque to:

County of Grande Prairie
10001 84 Ave.
Clairmont, AB T8X 5B2

Mail should be postmarked on or before the last business day of June

Cheques should be dated on or before the last business day of June

Hythe Residents

The deadline for Hythe residents to pay their 2021 taxes is July 31, 2021. This deadline was set by the Village of Hythe Council prior to July 1, 2021 when the Village became a hamlet of the County.

2021 Property Tax Payment Methods for Hythe residents

Online Banking for Hythe residents 
If you previously paid your taxes through online banking you can continue to do so. Your bank will automatically update the Payee information.  
Online using your Credit Card for Hythe residents 

Visit PaySimply, to pay online with any major credit card (Visa, MC, Amex).

Please allow three business days for processing.  A convenience fee will be applied to cover payment handling and processing charges.

 Pre-authorized Tax Payment Plan for Hythe residents 
If You:
  • Are currently on a pre-authorized tax payment plan with the Village, you will receive a new agreement in the mail during the month of July.   
  • Are not currently on a preauthorized tax payment plan and would like to be, you can set up a payment plan for 2022 to pay your taxes over a 12-month period by completing the application form to set up your Preauthorized Tax Payment Plan.
    • If you chose to end your payment plan, simply contact our Tax Roll Clerk at 780-513-3968.
 In Person 
 At the County of Grande Prairie Administration building at 10001 84 Ave., Clairmont, AB by debit, cash or cheque (dated on or before the last day of July).

At your financial institution with a teller or bank machine

Mail

Mail your cheque to:

County of Grande Prairie
10001 84 Ave.
Clairmont, AB T8X 5B2

Mail should be postmarked on or before the last business day of July.

Cheques should be dated on or before the last business day of July.

Tax/Assessment Notices

Tax/assessment notices are typically mailed out in May. Property owners who haven't received their tax notices or have recently purchased property in the County of Grande Prairie should immediately contact the County's tax office at 780-513-3968 or by email.

Hythe residents who have not received a tax/assessment notice should immediately contact the County's tax office at 780-513-3968 or by email.

Not receiving your Tax/Assessment Notice is not an acceptable reason for not paying your taxes.

Address Changes

Please inform us as soon as you can about regarding any address changes. The County of Grande Prairie must receive authorization from the property owner(s) to change mailing information on property tax records.

Paying Your Bills

If you receive services from the County of Grande Prairie and are billed, you can pay your bills using the following options and find information to access your account or set up an online payment account. 

Payment Methods

Online Banking

You can set up bill payments through online banking. Use the online banking platform from your financial institution and select the County of Grande Prairie as a Bill Payee. A listing of the County's Bill Payee's names at local banks is below. The account number you reference is the customer number on your invoice. 

Bank NamePayee Name

Credit Union

Grande Prairie, County

Royal Bank

Grande Prairie No. 1 (County) - A/R or UT (utilities)

ATB

County of GP # 1 A/R or UT (utilities)

TD

Grande Prairie No. 1 (County) A/R (utilities)

Scotia Bank

Grande Prairie No. 1 (CTY) - A/R or UT (utilities)

CIBC

Grande Prairie County A/R or UT (utilities)

BMO

Grande Prairie No. 1  A/R or UT (utilities) 

 For assistance, please contact 780-532-9722 or email us.

Pay your bills online through your account

Log in to pay your bills online

  • Log in using your customer number.
  • Enter the customer number found on your invoice when prompted for a User ID.
  • For assistance, please contact 780-532-9722 or email us

In Person

  • At the County of Grande Prairie Administration building at 10001 84 Ave., Clairmont, AB by debit, cash or cheque.
  • At your financial institution with a teller or bank machine

Mail

Mail your cheque to:

County of Grande Prairie
10001 84 Ave.
Clairmont, AB T8X 5B2 

Hythe Residents

If you are a resident of Hythe and receive utility or other services and are billed, you can use the following methods as accounts are transferred into the County’s financial systems.

Online Banking for Hythe residents 

If you previously paid your utility bills through online banking you can continue to do so. Your bank will automatically update the Payee information.

Online using your Credit Card for Hythe residents

Visit PaySimply, to pay online with any major credit card (Visa, MC, Amex).

Please allow three business days for processing.  A convenience fee will be applied to cover payment handling and processing charges.

This option will only be available until the end of August, 2021.

For quick and easy online payments in the future, you are encouraged to create an account through our online payment portal.

  • Log in using your customer number.
  • Enter the customer number found on your County of Grande Prairie invoice when prompted for a User ID.
  • For assistance, please contact 780-532-9722 or email us.
In Person 
At the County of Grande Prairie Administration building at 10001 84 Ave., Clairmont, AB by debit, cash or cheque.

At your financial institution with a teller or bank machine.

Mail

Mail your cheque to:

County of Grande Prairie
10001 84 Ave.
Clairmont, AB T8X 5B2