Property Taxes

Township of Langley’s Revenue and Tax Collection Department is responsible for administering and processing the collection of property taxes within the Township.  They also administer the Home Owner Grant and the Property Tax Deferment programs on behalf of the Provincial Government.

Property taxation is the single most important source of municipal revenue.  Collected taxes fund Township of Langley operations, including the fire and police departments, recreation facilities, road construction and other services.

Property Tax Due – July 3, 2018

Find out about your property tax and homeowner grant information below. 

Property Tax Statement

Property Tax Statements are mailed to residents by the end of May annually. If you do not receive the property tax statement by mid June, contact the Revenue and Tax Collection Department at 604-533-6005 or contact us by email.

Property owners are responsible for payment of property taxes whether or not a Property Tax Statement is received.

The property tax rates, along with the property classification and assessed value of your property, are used to determine the amount of your property taxes. Property taxes cannot be appealed

Visit the Tax payment methods web page and Property Tax Brochure  for more information.

To view last year's property tax statement information, access the Property Inquiry System .

Penalty

Any outstanding tax balance after July 3, 2018, including the unclaimed Home Owner Grant, is subject to a 10% penalty. The 10% penalty on the Home Owner Grant portion is reversed if the Home Owner Grant application is received by the Director of Finance by August 31.

Related Pages

Important Dates

January

  • BC Assessment notices mailed out

  • If you disagree with your assessed value, register your appeal with BC Assessment by January 31. Visit BC Assessment  to learn more about the appeal process

May

  • Property tax notices are mailed to property owners at the end of May
  • Tax Deferment statement of account and renewal notices mailed by Province

July 3

Tax Due Date

  • Property Tax Payments due
  • Home Owner Grants due
  • Tax Deferment Applications due

Last day for tax payments and Home Owner Grant application to avoid a 10% penalty.

July 15

  • Permissive Tax Exemptions due

August 1

  • Pre-Authorized Debit (PAD) plan deductions start for the next year's taxes

August 31

  • Last day for delinquent (2016) tax payments to avoid property being advertised in the paper

September 24

  • Annual Property Tax Sale – 10:00am

November

  • Statement of Outstanding Taxes mailed to property owners

December 31

  • Deadline to apply for current year Home Owner Grant or Property Tax Deferment Program

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

View them here.