Property Taxes Payment

Property Taxes Payment

For your convenience, there are a few ways to pay your Property Taxes in the District of Stewart:

Pay by Internet Banking

  1. Add the District of Stewart Tax as a Payee
  2. Use your Property Roll Number as the “Account number” – this number is located in the top left area of your tax notice.  Important:  do not use the decimal point – only the numbers.

Warning: Penalties will be applied if your financial institution rejects payment or if payment is made after your financial institution’s LOCAL cut off time on the due date.  These payments will be processed with a payment date equal to the next business day.

Pay By Telephone Banking
If you are making your payment by Telephone, confirm that your current property roll number is the one registered on your bill payment menu.

When processing your payment via telephone or internet banking, your payment will be subject to penalties if rejected by your financial institution or if you pay after your financial institution's local cut off time on the due date.  These payments will be processed with a "payment date" equal to the next business day.

** If paying by internet or telephone banking, eligible property owners must make sure that they have completed and submitted their Home Owner Grant application to the District's Office. **

Pay By Mail
Payments by cheque or money orders, made payable to the District of Stewart, can be mailed to:

District of Stewart
PO Box 460
705 Brightwell Street
Stewart, British Columbia
V0T 1W0

If you are mailing your payment, please allow ample time for your payment to be received at Stewart on or before the due date.  Enclose the stub portion of your bill with your payment.  If you are paying by cheque, record your tax roll number or property address on your cheque.

If you require a receipt from the District of Stewart, please include a self-addressed envelope with appropriate postage, and a receipt will be mailed to you.

Pay In Person
Payments by debit or cash, cheque or money order, made payable to the District of Stewart, can be delivered in person to the District Office .

Please note that debit card transactions may be subject to daily transaction limits imposed by your financial institution.

*   Please be aware that the District of Stewart does not accept credit cards as payment for property taxes.  *

Public Notice:  Bear River Water Advisory

POSTED: December 14, 2018

Please see the Public Notice attached advising the public not to use water directly from the Bear River for domestic purposes as of today, December 14.

November 28, 2018:  Public Awareness Test

POSTED: November 28, 2018

The Provincial Test of the "Alert-Ready System" will be conducted on November 28th at 1:55 PM local time (2:55 PM local time in Quebec). The test will be distributed on TV, radio and compatible wireless devices. Please note, not all mobile devices will receive the test message. For general device compatibility, you can refer to the Alert Ready website here. We recommend that you contact your wireless service provider with specific inquiries regarding public alerting services and device compatibility. Your provider will be best able to answer specific compatibility questions.

Changes to Waste Management in Stewart

POSTED: November 23, 2018

The Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine will be managing solid waste in Stewart in collaboration with the District of Stewart.  Effective December 1, 2018 please bring your clean segregated recyclable materials to the RECYCLING DIVERSION CENTRE at the Stewart Landfill.  For more information regarding these changes, please click the Public Notice issued by the Regional District.

Christmas Tree Light-up

POSTED: November 23, 2018

The Christmas Tree Light-Up is scheduled for Friday, November 30 at 7:00pm - for more details please see the attached poster.

Christmas Card Contest Winners

POSTED: November 22, 2018

We are pleased to announce the winners of the District's Christmas Card Winners!

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: February 21, 2018

Take a look at this Auto Tour video produced in conjunction with Destination BC, Kermode Tourism, and the Regional District of Kitimat Stikine-displaying spectacular views of scenery near Hazelton, New Hazelton, the Nass Valley and Stewart, with Dr. Joseph Gosnell narrating:  www.stewartcassiarhighway.com 

Salmon Glacier Auto Tour Brochure

POSTED: February 21, 2018

Here is an excellent resource to accompany you on your travel to visit the spectacular Salmon Glacier - Auto Tour Brochure

BC Hydro Installation of Bird Guarding at Stewart Substation

POSTED: January 8, 2018

Please see the attached information regarding BC Hydro's recent installation of Bird Guarding at the Stewart Substation