2019 Assessment Notices were mailed to property owners during the first week of January. Assessments are also available online at evaluebc.bcassessment.ca. The 2019 property assessments will be based on market values as of July 1, 2018.
If you are not happy with the change in your assessment value whether it has increase too much or decreased more than expected there is a process to file your complaint with BC Assessment.
Notice of Complaint (Appeal) Process
If you feel your property assessment is incorrect, contact BC Assessment to discuss your assessment. BC Assessment may be able to resolve your concerns.
If the issues are not resolved, the first level of appeal of a property assessment is to the Property Assessment Review Panel (“PARP”).
The deadline to file a notice of complaint (appeal) to the Property Assessment Review Panel is January 31st, 2019.
Read the Appeal Guide by BC Assessment here: https://info.bcassessment.ca/Services-products/appeals