One Time Tax Payment Option

  1. Online Payments
  2. Electronic Banking Payments
  3. Pay by Mail
  4. Pay in Person
  • Payment can be made by credit card online at Plastiq, a third party service provider.plastique Opens in new window

    Please note, an account will need to be created and payments may take 3–5 business days to process. A Plastiq service fee will be applied (2.85% or less for credit cards). The City does not receive any portion of this fee ­– it is a 3rd party service fee. 

Other Payment Information

  • Cheques must be made payable to the CITY OF CHESTERMERE.
  • Post-dated cheques will be accepted. However, payments made after the due date will have penalties applied.
  • Cheques are a conditional payment until the bank upon which it is drawn honours the cheque. If a cheque is not honoured, penalties and a service charge of $30.00 will be applied.
  • Payments will be accepted at any time (subject to penalties).
The Provincial Government has a property tax assistance program for seniors. Visit their website or call 1 (877) 644-9992 to learn more.

Some properties are exempt from taxes (including some non-profits and community groups). Find out more here.

Tax Penalties & Fees (Bylaw 014-18)

• For current year taxes that remain unpaid after the due date of July 31st, a 7% penalty will be applied on August 1st. A 1.5% penalty will be applied on the 1st of each month thereafter.
• For prior year taxes (arrears) that remain unpaid a 1.5% penalty will be applied monthly.

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