Each year Port Moody homeowners must pay property taxes and this year's due date is July 2, 2021. 

COVID-19 UPDATE: To ease the financial burden faced by taxpayers during the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Port Moody has moved the penalty for late payment of property taxes. Penalties will apply to outstanding amounts after September 15, 2021 and the penalty has been reduced from 10% to 5%.

Visit portmoody.ca/covid19 to stay up-to-date on impacts to City services

Access your tax information online

Register with MyPortMoody to receive paperless tax notices as soon as they're available, review your property tax information, and view historical bills. Make sure you have your email address, account information number, and access code ready, which you can find on any of your past bills.

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Pay your property taxes

You can pay in the following ways:

By mail

Make your cheque payable to the City of Port moody and mail it to:


City Hall

100 Newport Drive

Port Moody, B.C. V3H 5C3


Make sure to send your payment well in advance. All payments must be received by the due date. Mail received after the due date will be subject to late penalties.

At your bank

You can pay your property taxes at your bank. Banks will not accept your Home Owner Grant. Please remember to submit your grant application annually.

Credit card

You can pay online using a credit card (Visa or MasterCard). Credit card transactions are subject to a non-refundable convenience fee of 1.95 per cent that is added to the total amount.

Telephone and internet banking

You can pay your taxes using your financial institution's telephone or internet banking services. To pay you will need to:

  • set the City of Port Moody as the payee. Search for "Port Moody Tax" when paying online.
  • enter the property folio number (without the dash) as your account number when making payments

The property folio number is located on the left side of your tax notice.

24-hour Finance Drop Box

You can drop off your cheque in our secure “Finance” drop box located at the back of City Hall, 100 Newport Drive. 

In person service

Please note, due to the COVID-19 pandemic in-person service may not be available, or subject to modified hours. Visit portmoody.ca/covid19 for the most up-to-date information.

Pre-paying your taxes

Ease the financial strain of paying your property taxes in one lump sum. By using our prepayment option, you can pay your taxes and utilities in nine equal installments throughout the year. There are three ways to pre-pay your property taxes:

Pre-authorized payment plan

You can set up pre-authorized payments by:

Monthly payments are automatically withdrawn from your bank account on the 5th of the month from September to May.

Post-dated cheques

Drop off your post-dated cheques in the Finance drop box at the back of City Hall, 100 Newport Drive. By paying with post-dated cheques, you have the ability to:

  • select the date for each payment
  • determine the amount for each payment

You can vary the dates and amounts each month to better fit your personal budget.

Telephone or internet banking

Contact your bank or financial institution to schedule automated bill payments to your tax account. To set up telephone or internet banking, you will need to set your folio number (without the dash) as your account number. Your folio number is located on your tax bill.

If you are on the pre-payment plan and sell your property, it is your responsibility to contact us and cancel the pre-authorized payment plan. If you would like to make changes to your existing plan, please fill out and submit the Pre-payment plan change form

Home owner grant

The home owner grant application process has changed.

Effective 2021, residents in municipalities no longer apply for the home owner grant through their municipal office. Everyone will now apply directly to the province using a new online system that's easy to use and will process applications faster. 

For more information on eligibility and how to apply for the grant, visit the Government of British Columbia, or call 1-888-355-2700.

Property tax deferment program

Tax deferment is a low interest loan program that helps B.C. homeowners pay their property taxes. Applications for the property tax deferment program are now submitted online through eTaxBC. The City cannot accept paper applications. Learn more about the online application process at gov.bc.ca/propertytaxdeferment

Change your address

We need your current address in order to mail a tax notice to you. Mailing address changes must be done through the BC Assessment Authority.

Tax bill information

To understand your property value assessment and how your taxes are calculated, watch our video:

 View the 2021 Tax Rates.