Provincial Tax Deferment Programs

Did you know you could defer your property taxes?

Property tax deferment is a provincial low interest loan program that helps qualified B.C. homeowners defer their property taxes until they sell or transfer ownership of their home.

Applying is fast and easy - go online to:


There are two tax deferment programs you may qualify for:

Regular Program

  • 55 or older during the current year

  • A surviving spouse of any age, or

  • A person with disabilities

Families with Children Program

  • You may qualify for the Families with Children Program if you’re a parent, stepparent or financially supporting a child.

You must also claim your home owner grant, if eligible, when you receive your annual property tax notice. Apply now online at