Billing and Payments

The City mails property tax notices in late May every year. Property taxes are due on or before June 30.

Please note: It is the responsibility of the property owner to contact the City for their tax information if they did not receive a property tax notice. Not receiving a tax notice (or losing a tax notice) is not accepted as a reason for late payment.

You can also receive your Property Assessment, Taxation Notices, and other taxation communications electronically. 

Sign up to get your Tax Notice by email

There are a number of convenient ways for you to pay your Property taxes.

Credit Card Payments

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is pleased to be offering credit card payments for tax accounts. This service is being offered through PaySimply, a secure, third party Canadian payment provider which accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express for a convenience fee (2.5%). All fees are paid directly to PaySimply and the City of Fort Saskatchewan does not retain any portion of those fees. You will be notified of the fee amount prior to the payment being processed.


  • You will need your 7 digit tax roll account number in order to process your payment.
  • To avoid late payment penalties, please allow 3 business days for processing.

Pay your taxes through PaySimply


You can pay online through your financial institution using your seven digit account number. To avoid late charges, allow seven days for processing.

You can view your past account transactions online through Virtual City Hall. Use our step-by-step instructions to activate your account.

Pre-authorized payment plan

The Fort Electronic Payment Plan is a convenient way to pay your taxes and utility bills.


Pay by phone through your financial institution using your seven digit account number. To avoid late charges, allow five days for processing.

In Person

You can pay in person at your financial institution. To avoid late charges, allow seven days for processing.

You can also in person at one of the following City facilities:

City facilities accept cash, cheque or debit card (please check with your financial institution to ensure your single transaction limit is sufficient for debit card).

Credit cards or credit card cheques are not accepted for tax payments.


Mail your cheque, payable to City of Fort Saskatchewan, and enclose the remittance portion of your bill to:

City of Fort Saskatchewan
10005 102 Street
Fort Saskatchewan, AB T8L 2C5

After hours

Use the City Hall Drop Box located at the top of the exterior front stairs.

Late payments

With the exception of taxes paid under the Monthly Payment Program (FEPP), any payments received or postmarked later than midnight on June 30 are subject to the following late payment penalties and shall be added to, and form part of the remaining balance.

Please note: All tax payments are due by the date on the front of your notice. Failure to receive your tax notice does not exempt you from paying taxes on time or from late payment penalties.

Late payment penalties for property taxes



July 1


August 1


September 1


Download the Property Tax Penalty Waiver

Penalties for unpaid supplementary taxes



December 1


Penalties for unpaid tax arrears



January 1


February 1


Need to change your mailing address?

To change the mailing address for an account that is in your name, please return the completed Change of Mailing Address Form to

Additional resources

Fees and Charges Bylaw

Property Tax Penalty Waiver