Tax Sales

The Municipality conducts its annual tax sale in the first week of March every year. In early February, detailed descriptions of the properties may be viewed on this website or at the County of Kings, Department of Finance, located at 181 Coldbrook Village Park Dr. Coldbrook during business hours, however we do not guarantee the accuracy of these property descriptions.

The 2022 property tax sale was conducted on March 2 by public tender.


It is advisable to consult with a lawyer before purchasing a property. Terms of sale - Taxes and rates, interest and expenses to be paid within three (3) business days of sale by cash, debit, E-mail money transfer, money order, certified cheque, bank draft or lawyer’s trust cheque.

Once open, bids may be submitted, at minimum, for the sums specified on the website, which covers outstanding rates and taxes, interest and expenses. Successful bidders must pay cash, debit, E-mail money transfer, money order, certified cheque, bank draft or lawyer’s trust cheque, within three (3) business days of sale.

Purchasers must be aware that owners of the property or any person having an interest in the land or any person for the benefit of the owner may, within six months of the sale, redeem the property by payment of sums listed under Section 152 of the Municipal Government Act.

Purchasers should also be aware in Sections 151 of the Municipal Government Act, it implies that purchasers do not have absolute rights in the six months when redemption may occur and, therefore, are cautioned to only preserve and not alter the property. Any repairs require written permission of the Treasurer. A copy of these rights will be mailed to the purchaser along with the "Certificate of Sale."

If no bids are made the Municipal Treasurer may exercise the right under Section 143 of the Act and bid for a purchase by the Municipality.