Property taxes are based on the rate set by Council annually and applied to each property based on the assessment provided to us by Property Vaulation Services Corporation (PVSC). 

Our tax year runs from April 1st to March 31st, with property tax bills mailed out once a year at the end of July. Payments are due in full by September 1st and interest is applied to outstanding balances at the end of each month.  

Click here to learn more about our payment options, including online and telebanking payments.

Have a question about your assessment? Contact PVSC at 1-800-380-7775 or visit their website at pvsc.ca. Property Valuation Services Corporation (PVSC) is a not-for-profit organization responsible for assessing all property in Nova Scotia as mandated under the Nova Scotia Assessment Act. Property assessments are sent by PVSC in January of each year. Contact them if you have not yet received your assessment.