Property taxes in the Township of Otonabee-South Monaghan pay for the important municipal programs and services you value and expect. View a breakdown of how the Township allocated property tax revenue in 2016.
Your property tax bills have three components:
The Province of Ontario sets the education portion of taxes which helps to pay for local schools.
The County of Peterborough sets their tax rate based on their budget. The County provides important services such as recycling collection, road maintenance of County roads, the Peterborough County/City Paramedics (PCCP), and more.
The Township sets our tax rates based on our annual budget. The Township provides services such as
Garbage collection is a user pay system in OSM Township.
The Building Department is funded through building permit fees.