BC Assessment Information

How do assessments impact taxes?

BC Assessment establishes property values and issues notices in January.

The City of West Kelowna sets tax rates and issues notices in May.

These are two separate processes, but one does have an impact on the other.

To learn how assessments and the annual budget impact taxes, please see our presentation from the January 16, 2018 Council meeting:

Or watch this helpful video, courtesy of BC Assessement:

How do I appeal my assessment?

You cannot appeal your property taxes; however, you can appeal your assessment by contacting the BC Assessment Authority:

Who do I call if I have more questions?

For inquiries or concerns regarding your assessment notice please call the BC Assessment Authority at 1-866-ValueBC (1-866-825-8322).

For inquiries or concerns about your property tax notice, please call the City of West Kelowna at 778-797-8860.