Finance, Assessment and Taxes
T: 780-623-1747

The County’s financial services staff manage tax assessment and collection, invoicing, accounts payable and receivable, and annual budgets.

  • Assessment and tax notices are typically mailed out in May. You can appeal your property assessment if you think it is wrong but must submit an assessment appeal form within 60 days of when the tax notice was mailed. You have until June 30 to pay your property taxes. After that, interest charges will apply.
  • The County offers an automatic withdrawal, monthly payment program for property owners who prefer to pay their taxes over the course of the year. You can apply for this program at any time.  The Government of Alberta offers help to seniors in paying property taxes through a Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program
  • The County offers a number of payment methods to residents, other than visiting McArthur Place in-person. Click here for a list of payment options.

Draft Bylaw 22-013

Assessment of Designated Manufactured Homes in a Manufactured Home Community

Bylaw 22-013 has been given first reading by Lac La Biche County Council. The Bylaw will designate the owner of a manufactured home community as the assessed person for designated manufactured homes and improvements. Please click on the link below to view the draft bylaw.

Petition Process Overview

Petitions are a formal written request signed by a group of citizens and submitted to initiate an action or to make Council aware of an issue of public concern. Learn More

Separate School District

If you reside within the Lakeland Catholic School District, you may choose whether your provincial taxes will be directed to public schools or Catholic schools, starting in the next fiscal year. Click below to view and download the necessary form for declaring school support. A map of the Lakeland Catholic School District area can be found on page 4 of the document.

Completed forms can be returned in person to McArthur Place, First Floor (10307 – 100 Street, Lac La Biche, AB), by mail to Box 1679 Lac La Biche, AB T0A 2C0 or by email to Contact the tax clerk at (780) 623-1747 with any questions.

Address changes

Property Owners changing their address:  Send a change of address form to Service Alberta.

For all other people:  Send us an email with your name, old address, new address and any other changed information. 

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