Pay PST Through Electronic Funds Transfer & Wire Payments

You can pay your PST account, including Municipal and Regional District Tax, by an electronic funds transfer or wire payment.

There are 2 steps in the process, depending on whether you are located in:

  1. Canada or anywhere outside of the United States of America (USA); or
  2. The USA.

Canada or Outside of the USA

If you are located in Canada or anywhere else outside the USA, you can pay your PST account (including Municipal and Regional District Tax) through:

To avoid late payment charges, your return and payment must be submitted on or before the due date.

For information on how to make an EFT or wire payment, contact your financial institution.

Note: Some financial institutions charge a fee for processing electronic payments, which may be deducted from your payment amount. Ask your financial institution for more information.

Electronic Funds Transfer

To successfully submit a payment through EFT, you must:

  1. Provide your bank our account information
  2. Validate your payment by sending us your payment details

Account Information (EFT)

Provide your bank the following account information:

Province of British Columbia: 0001-00120

Financial Institution: Bank of Montreal, Victoria, BC V8W 2E6

Beneficiary Customer:
1150-101
Province of British Columbia
Provincial Sales Tax Vendor EFT Remittance

Validate Your Payment (EFT)

You must validate your payment by sending us the following payment details:

  • If you filed your return with eTaxBC:
    • the eTaxBC confirmation number;
    • your PST number;
    • the amount you deposited; and
    • the return period the payment is for.
  • If you have not filed your return with eTaxBC:
    • a completed copy of your return;
    • your PST number;
    • the amount you deposited; and
    • the return period the payment is for.

You can send the payment details through:

If you do not validate your payment, we cannot match your payment to your account. This may result in late payment penalties and interest may be charged.

Wire Payment

To successfully submit a wire payment, you must:

  1. Provide your bank our account information
  2. Validate your payment by sending us your payment details

Account Information (Wire Payment)

Provide your bank the following account information:

Pay Through: Bank of Montreal S.W.I.F.T.
BIC CODE: BOFMCAM2

Receiving Bank: International Banking, Head Office, Montreal, Quebec

Account with Institution:
(beneficiary bank)
Bank of Montreal
1225 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC V8W 2E6
Transit 00120

Beneficiary Customer:
01201150101
Province of British Columbia
Provincial Sales Tax Vendor EFT Remittance
4464 Markham Street
Victoria, BC V8Z 7X8

Validate Your Payment (Wire Payment)

You must validate your payment by sending us the following payment details:

  • If you filed your return with eTaxBC:
    • the eTaxBC confirmation number;
    • your PST number;
    • the amount you deposited; and
    • the return period the payment is for.
  • If you have not filed your return with eTaxBC:
    • a completed copy of your return;
    • your PST number;
    • the amount you deposited; and
    • the return period the payment is for.

You can send the payment details through:

If you do not validate your payment, we cannot match your payment to your account. This may result in late payment penalties and interest may be charged.

The USA

If you are located in the USA, you can pay your PST account (including Municipal and Regional District Tax) through wire payment.

To successfully submit a wire payment, you must:

  1. Make the payment in Canadian dollars
  2. Provide your bank our account information
  3. Validate your payment by sending us your payment details

Account Information (USA)

Provide your bank the following account information:

Pay Through: Wells Fargo Bank, NA New York

Receiving Financial Institution: S.W.I.F.T. CODE: PNBPUS3NNYC
Fedwire ABA # 026005092
OR CHIPS UID # 0509

Account with Institution:
(beneficiary bank)
Bank of Montreal
International Banking, Head Office, Montreal, Quebec
S.W.I.F.T. BIC CODE: BOFMCAM2

Beneficiary Customer:
(BNF field or S.W.I.F.T field 59)
01201150101
Province of British Columbia
Provincial Sales Tax Vendor EFT Remittance
4464 Markham Street
Victoria, BC V8Z 7X8

For information on how to make a wire payment, contact your financial institution.

Note: Some financial institutions charge a fee for processing electronic payments, which may be deducted from your payment amount. Ask your financial institution for more information.

Validate Your Payment (USA)

You must validate your payment by sending us the following payment details:

  • If you filed your return with eTaxBC:
    • the eTaxBC confirmation number;
    • your PST number;
    • the amount you deposited; and
    • the return period the payment is for.
  • If you have not filed your return with eTaxBC:
    • a completed copy of your return;
    • your PST number;
    • the amount you deposited; and
    • the return period the payment is for.

You can send the payment details through:

If you do not validate your payment, we cannot match your payment to your account. This may result in late payment penalties and interest may be charged.