Property Tax and Utility Payment Options

Places and Ways, you can pay or drop off a payment for Property Taxes or Utilities:

City Hall

  • Open Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. In June, we are open late every Thursday until 8:00 pm.
  • Be prepared to wait in line.  
  • Payment types accepted:
    1. Cheque - Postdated cheques are accepted. 
      • Postdated cheques for the due date may take 3 - 4 business days to process upon receiving, but it will be acknowledged for the postdate or received date at City Hall whichever is later.    
      • Your receipt is the canceled cheque
      •  Bank returned, post-dated cheque is treated as a late payment. Penalties and a service fee are applied.                
    2. Cash (must be under $10,000)
    3. Interac (Check with your bank that you are not going over your daily bank card limit)
    4. Money order 
    5. Bank draft

Drop Box 

  • Always available
  • Located in the wall at the far west corner of the Economic Development office beside City Hall
  • Do not deposit cash in the drop box
  • For Home Owner Grants  and cheques

On-line Banking

  • Login into your on-line bank account
  • Navigate to "make bill payment" tab/area
  • Search "Maple Ridge" as a payee

Below is a list of how we are named by some of the major banks in their online payment systems:

Financial InstitutionPayee Name for Property TaxesPayee Name for Utility/Metered Water
Bank of MontrealMaple Ridge, City of, TaxesMaple Ridge, City of, Metered Water Billing
CIBCMaple Ridge (City of) TaxMaple Ridge (City Of) Utility
HSBCMaple Ridge(City of) TaxesMaple Ridge(City Of) Metered Water
Royal BankMaple Ridge (City of) - TaxesMaple Ridge(City Of)-Utils
ScotiabankMaple Ridge (City) TaxesMaple Ridge (City) Water
Simplii FinancialMaple Ridge (City of) TaxMaple RIDGE (CITY OF) Utility
Toronto DominionMaple Ridge (City of) TaxesMaple Ridge(City Of) Metered Water
VancityMaple Ridge -City-TaxesMaple Ridge-City-Meter Water
Westminister SavingsMaple Ridge, City-TaxesMaple Ridge, City-Metered Water

  • The account number for taxes is your property’s folio number without dashes or spaces (Utilities is Acct number)
  • Enter the amount you want to pay
  • Set up the date you want the withdrawal to come out
  • approve or send
  • If you have questions, contact your financial institution

At your Bank

  •  Visit your financial institution, bring your current property tax notice or utility invoice


  • Phone your financial institution
  • The account number for taxes is your property’s folio number without dashes or spaces (utilities is acct number)

Mail in Cheque

  • You can mail a cheque payable to the City of Maple Ridge. We accept post dated cheques. The cancelled cheque is your receipt.

Credit Card (On-line or by phone)

  • Third party automated payment service
  • Can pay taxes (maximum of $5,000 per transaction) or utilities (maximum of $1,000 per transaction)
  • Multiple payments can be made if your outstanding balance exceeds those limits
  • By automated phone (1-855-480-9594) or online Paymentus
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Convenience fee of 1.75% of payment amount
  • you will need your Tax Notice or Utility Invoice, and credit card

Pre-Authorized Withdrawal Service (PAWS)