Tax Supported Operating Budget

Here you will find information on Tax Supported Operating and Capital Budget, as well as the Tax Rates.

Budget Documents

Assessment & Tax Impacts20142015201620172018Average
Municipal Levy Increase %5.094.333.762.774.064.00
Assessment Growth $1.260.741.120.912.291.26
Education Tax Room %0.880.800.440.380.380.58
Tax Impact %2.952.792.201.481.402.16
  • Assessment Growth – refers to additional property tax revenue from assessment growth to be used to offset municipal levy increase
  • Education Tax Room – refers to reduction in education tax rates by the Province due to reassessment. The education tax rates are charged on all properties in Ontario, the rates are provided to the Municipality by the Province

2018 Final Tax Supported Operating Budget
Average Residential Tax Bill - Allocation by Services

2018 Assessment $256,400 / total taxes $3,172

Please note annual operating costs do not support municipal water and wastewater systems, the net amount is recovered directly from user fees, not property taxes.

Capital Levy 21.3%
Roads Maintenance & Winter Control 14.6%
Education & Property Taxes 13.7%
Police 8.4%
Governance/Corporate Support/Financing 7.3%
Fire 5.9%
Facilities & Parks Operations 5.5%
Garbage & Recycling 5.2%
Ambulance 3.4%
Grandview Lodge 2.0%
Libraries 1.6%
Social Housing 1.3%
Public Health Services 1.2%
Social Assistance & Child Care 1.2%
Tourism & Economic Development 1.2%
Roads Engineering & Construction 1.2%
By-Law, Animal Control & Crossing Guards 1.1%
Planning & Development 1.1%
Municipal Property Assessment Corp. 0.8%
Conservation Authorities 0.6%
Community Development & Partnerships 0.5%
Heritage & Culture 0.5%
Municipal Drains & Storm Sewers 0.3%
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