Additional Property Transfer Tax Changes
The additional property transfer tax rate increases to 20% and has expanded to other areas of B.C.
Find out more about the increase.
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.
Each year you own or lease a property or manufactured home in B.C. you must pay annual property taxes.
When you purchase or gain an interest in property that is registered at the Land Title Office, you're responsible for paying property transfer tax.
If your address, name or the owners of your property change, you’re responsible for updating your municipality, the province and other offices.
Access forms and publications related to property taxes in B.C.
Find answers to frequently asked questions and other information to help you understand the meaning of terms used in property taxes.