Property Tax Relief Measures Due to COVID-19

Due to the Public Health Emergency of COVID-19, property tax relief measures are now in place, including the option to defer property tax payment. The measures include the following:

  • deferring provincial property tax and fee payments until December 31, 2020;
  • extending property assessment appeal deadlines for assessment year 2020 to December 31, 2020;
  • providing interest relief for tax year 2020, including all past due amounts;
  • suspending tax sale processes for the remainder of 2020; and
  • delaying mailing of provincial tax bills for 2020 until June.

Property tax deferral payment due dates

  • Past due: seven (7) month extension
  • Installment #1: seven (7) month extension
  • Installment #2: four (4) month extension
  • Installment #3: one (1) month extension


Call: 902-368-4070


Published date: 
April 27, 2020

General Inquiries

Taxation and Property Records
1st Floor Shaw South, 95 Rochford Street
PO Box 2000
Phone: 902-368-4070
Fax: 902-368-6164