Pay Online

The City of Merritt offers several payment methods:

Online BankingCredit or Debit Card Payment

Contact

Norman Thompson

Acting Director of Finance & IT

Phone: (250) 378-8616
Email: norman.thompson@merritt.ca

Online Banking

Online payment through your bank or credit union is available for both the City of Merritt Property Taxes and Utility Bills.

List of Banks

  • Royal Bank of Canada
  • Scotia Bank/Tangerine
  • CIBC/Simplii
  • TD Bank
  • BMO
  • Credit Union

NOTE: Please allow 3-4 business days for your bank to process your payment.

Internet banking for Property Taxes

Search for “Merritt” (Taxes) as a payee and use your 11 digit roll number found on your tax notice as the account number (starting with 451) with no spaces or decimals (i.e. 45101999030). Through your bank, you can set up reoccurring monthly bill payments or make your final payment.

More information about Property Tax

Internet banking for paying Utilities

Search for “Merritt” (Utilities) as a payee and use your 11 digit account number found on your utility invoice as the account number. Through your bank, you can set up reoccurring monthly bill payments or make your final payment.

Monthly Payments

You can setup City of Merritt Property Taxes or Utilities as a reoccurring monthly payment through your online banking. Contact City Hall at 250-378-4224 (email: finance@merritt.ca) to check your tax and utility account balances prior to the tax deadline and utility discount deadline.

Debit Card Payment Options

Online Credit card payments will not be available from February 13th, 2022. We apologise for the inconvenience and are working to find a new provider.

NOTE: Credit card payments are not accepted at the City Hall front counter

Additional Information

Due to our processing provider shutting down, we are currently only able to offer payment at City Hall, or online through your financial institution. We apologise for the inconvenience, and are working to find a new provider.