Taxes, Rates & Fees

Town Council sets the mill rate during its annual budget deliberations. Residential property owners pay municipal property taxes based on 80% of the assessed value of their property. To determine you municipal property taxes, multiply 80% of the assessed value of your property by the mill rate. Please note that in addition to municipal property taxes, property owners will also pay school taxes.

Tax statements are sent to property owners in late June/early July, and taxes are due by December 31st of each year. A 5% discount on the municipal portion is available to residents who pay their taxes by August 31st.

Taxes can be paid by cash, cheque, debit or online. The Town encourages online tax payments. Call the Town Office at (306) 695-3344 for more information, or to set up a payment plan.

For 2024 the minimum quarterly billing for the first 9,000 Imperial gallons of water consumed is $123.24.

Each additional 1,000 gallons from 9,001 to 18,000 gallons is charged at $4.59 per 1,000 gallons, or part thereof. Consumption above 18,000 gallons is charged at $5.56 per 1,000 gallons, or part thereof.

The quarterly sewer rate for 2024 is set at $76.56. These services are billed quarterly (January 1- March 31, April 1- June 30, July 1- September 30, and October 1- December 31). Contact the Town Office for current information about water and sewer connections.

Payments for utility billings can be made by cash, cheque, debit card, online, or at your bank. When paying online please use the account number located on the bill. Call or visit the Town Office if you would like to arrange a payment plan for your utility bills.