You will receive your property assessment notice from BC Assessment each year in January. Your property is assessed to determine its:
In most cases, the value is an estimate of your property's value as of July 1 of the previous year. To determine the value of your property, an assessor compares your property to actual sales in the same area.
If you notice an issue or have a question about your property assessment, contact BC Assessment to discuss your concerns. If your concerns are not resolved, you may file a Notice of Complaint to appeal your assessment. Appeals must be made prior to January 31. If you appeal, once a decision is made your property taxes may change; this change may result in a: