We credit your payment the day we receive it as stated on the back of your account. Whatever form your payment takes, be sure to transmit it at least two days (48 hours plus weekends and holidays) before it is due. You cannot pay by credit card.
Certain payment methods are not accepted at certain stages of the payment process. Information regarding the payment method appears on the bill. When in doubt, please contact us.
Accounts are payable:
Payment by Internet
The following institutions accept payment of Ville de Montréal tax bills:
Please enter the 14 digits of the reference number on the account, without hyphens. Please also select “Ville de Montréal” from the list of suppliers.
Payment at a counter or at an ATM of your financial institution
You can pay at most financial institutions.
Payment at any Montréal point of service
You may pay by cheque or debit card at any Montréal point of service. If you wish to pay in cash, please make sure that your borough office accepts this method of payment. Credit card payments are not accepted.
Before you go to a municipal point of service, please consult the information about the legal strike by white collars.
Payment by mail
If you pay by mail, please forward the detachable top part of the bill. Cheques or money orders must be made payable to Ville de Montréal:
Ville de Montréal
Service des finances
P.O. BOX 11043, Downtown station
You can also attach, to your first payment, a cheque covering the second instalment and bearing the date on which it is due. If no postdated cheque for the second payment is forwarded, a reminder with a second coupon will be sent to you in the weeks preceding the due date for the second instalment.
All cheques must be written on a paper form supplied by a Canadian or foreign financial institution, or obtained from a firm specialized in the production of blank cheques. It must, moreover, be drawn on an account at a branch of an institution operating in Canada.
(Date of updating : January 25, 2016)
For more information, please:
- Call your borough office;
- Call the 311 (island of Montréal) or 514 872-0311 (outside Montréal);
- Send us an e-mail.
The details contained here are for information only and have no legal value. The acts and by-laws posted on this site are for administrative purposes only, and although efforts are made to update them, they may not be the latest versions. Please check the sources before using the texts officially.