The Region of Queens issues approximate 15,000 tax invoices to all property owners once a year. Unlike many municipalities in Nova Scotia, our rates are inclusive of services such as fire hydrants, street lighting, garbage collection and paving.
Applicants are required to provide a copy of their 2021 Notice of Assessment from the Canada Revenue Agency. The application form is below. Forms must be forwarded with the appropriate documentation to:
If you have any questions, please contact our tax clerk at (902) 354-3453.
Property taxes in the Region of Queens are calculated by applying the applicable tax rate to every $100 in assessed property value. The assessed value is determined by an independent organization, the Property Valuation Services Corporation, a company that performs the valuation services for all properties in Nova Scotia. HST is not applicable on property taxes.
Tax Rates for April 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023 are:
|Residential / Resource||$1.07||$1.93|
|Districts 5 & 6 Area Rates||All Classifications:||$0.06|
For information on payment of taxes click here .