If an individual or lawyer wishes to obtain a Tax Certificate or Zoning Certificate in order to determine if there are any outstanding property taxes, zoning or building compliance at the time of closing a real estate transaction, they must submit a request in writing and pay the applicable fee.
• Municipal Drain information, if any, will be provided with the Zoning Certificate
• Tile Drain Loan information, if any, will be provided with the Tax Certificate
The Township of Howick has passed By-law 13-2015, Schedule “A” which revises the costs for tax and zoning certificates as follows:
1. Tax Certificate: $45.00 per property. [Payment Received]
2. Building/Zoning Certificate: $80.00 per property. [Payment Received]
3. Tax Certificate: $60.00 per property. [Rush-same day or next day-faxed or emailed with copy of cheque to 519-335-6208]
You may mail your request to:
Township of Howick
44816 Harriston Road
Gorrie, ON N0G 1X0
Please provide an e-mail address if you wish the tax certificate to be sent via e-mail as opposed to it being mailed out. For more information, call the office at: 519-335-3208 or e-mail.