COVID-19 Impacts to Taxes and Administrative ServicesTax Payment Information

Given the current situation, and in an effort to support our residents, the Township of Algonquin Highlands has extended the due date for the first installment of the 2020 Interim Taxes to May 29, 2020.  . The due date for the second installment of the 2020 Interim Taxes has been extended to June 26, 2020.

Our offices remain closed to the public so we are unable to process cash or debit payments, but residents are welcome to use the drop box at the office – which is located on the wall to the left of front entrance of the office and is wheelchair accessible.  

Please refer to the following payment options:

Payment Option


Other Miscellaneous Billing

Online and/or Telephone Banking

When using telephone or internet banking, “Algonquin Highlands Tax” is the payee and the 19 digit roll number (or part) on your tax bill will become your account number.  In some instances the bank will require you to remove the first four digits “4621” which signifies the Township and others may to remove the last four digits “0000.”  It is important to note that you must enter a separate roll number and amount for each property that you own so that payments are allocated correctly.

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Mail in or use Drop Box at the municipal office.  If using the Drop Box plese ensure your cheque is in a sealed envelope.

Cheques and money orders should be made payable to “Township of Algonquin Highlands”. Post-dated cheques are accepted.

Mail in or use Drop Box at the municipal office

Pre-Authorized Payment

Forms available on the municipal website if you are not already registered –

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Financial Institution

Attend bank with copy of tax bill to ensure payment is applied correctly – call ahead for your branch hours as they may be reduced

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To ensure social distancing and in accordance with Health Canada guidelines, residents are encouraged to stay home and utilize the online or telephone payment options available.   For those that prefer to get a receipt for their payment, please send in your entire tax bill and make note that a receipt is required.   The bill will be receipted and returned by mail accordingly.  

For more information about paying yoru taxes or any financial transactions, please contact the Township of Algonquin Highlands, Treasury Department at 705-489-2379 or via email

General Administration

For inquiries regarding the CAO and Clerk’s Department, cemeteries and general administration business please contact 705-489-2379 or email