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Property Tax Notices will be mailed on July 24, 2020 with a deferred due date of September 30, 2020.  A penalty of 5.82% will be added to any unpaid balance by 4:30 p.m. on September 30, 2020.  If you are enrolled in the Tax Instalment Payment Plan, no additional payment is required. 

The City of Medicine Hat is providing customers with the temporary option to pay 2020 property taxes in full directly to the City by credit card on or before August 21, 2020.  The City will absorb the cost incurred to accept payment of credit cards (approx. 1.8% of the transaction amount). This payment option is to encourage full payment of property taxes and as a gesture of good will to increase options available to customers during COVID-19.


City Hall will begin easing restrictions on July 13, 2020.


We continue to accept cheque and exact cash transactions by mail or by our Night Depository Box located at the west entrance of City Hall. We cannot issue change at this time. If you need to make a payment, please use one of the payment methods below.

 Payment Methods

  • In person at City Hall with cash, interac, or cheque 
  •  At Chartered Banks, Trust Companies, Treasury Branches, Credit Union Offices
  •  At Night Depository Box located at the west entrance City Hall
  •  By mail to the City of Medicine Hat, 580 1 Street S.E., Medicine Hat, AB T1A 8E6
  •  Post-dated cheques are accepted
  •  By credit card through PaySimply with a 2.5% convenience fee charged by PaySimply to cover payment handling and processing charges.


Please allow five business days for processing if paying at a financial institution or by mail.

* all cheques are to be made payable to City of Medicine Hat