Permissive Tax Exemption Bylaw 493, 2019

Sep 30 2019
Updated: Sep 30 2019

Pursuant to Section 224 of the Community Charter, Bowen Island Municipal Council intends to adopt a bylaw exempting from property taxation for four years (2020-2023) the lands and improvements or both that are owned or held by charitable, philanthropic or other not for profit organizations and that Council considers are used for a purpose that is directly related to the purposes of the Corporation.  The properties being considered at the Council meeting of October 15, 2019, and the estimated total property taxes  that would otherwise be imposed if they were not exempt can be found here.

You can provide your feedback about the permissive tax exmeptions being considered by Council by sending an e-mail to Your submission will be received by Council and will be placed on the public meeting agenda.

Questions? Please contact Raj Hayre, Chief Financial Officer at 604-947-4255 or