Colwood's Mayor and Council recognize that many not-for-profit organizations provide valuable contributions that enrich the lives of people in our community. 

Applications are being accepted from charitable, philanthropic, religious and other non-profit organizations for permissive property tax exemptions for the 2023 tax year. Applicants that own and occupy their property and meet the requirements stated in the Community Charter and Council Policy may qualify for a property tax exemption.

Council policy regarding permissive tax exemptions and an application form are available here and at City Hall, 3300 Wishart Road, Colwood BC, V9C 1R1.

Applications for exemption must be received no later than Thursday, June 30th, 2022.

For further information contact Marlie Boven, Manager of Finance, at 250-294-8149 or email