Property Taxes

When you own, lease or gain an interest in a property (e.g. land, home, etc.) located in B.C. you must pay property taxes.

Speculation & Vacancy Tax

Banner for B.C.'s speculation and vacancy tax

The speculation and vacancy tax is a key measure in tackling the housing crisis in major urban centres in British Columbia, where home prices and rents have skyrocketed out of reach for many British Columbians.

Update Your Information

If your address, name or the owners of your property change, you’re responsible for updating your municipality, the province and other offices.

Glossary & FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions and other information to help you understand the meaning of terms used in property taxes.