Applications open for Low Income Senior & Low Income Property Tax Assistance

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Peterborough, ON - Applications are now available for the City of Peterborough Low Income Senior & Low Income Property Tax Assistance Program.

Qualifying applicants will receive a $400 tax credit on their municipal property tax accounts which will be applied to the February 2023 interim tax bill.  Applicants who previously received more than a $400 credit will be grandfathered in at their higher credit amount. 

Property owners can apply under one of the following qualifications:

  1. Low Income Senior aged 65 years or older
  2. Low Income Senior aged 55-64 years of age
  3. Low Income Person with a Disability receiving benefits under the ODSP (Ontario Disability Support Program)

Applications are available on the City’s website at www.peterborough.ca/TaxAssistance or at the City Hall Tax Office, 500 George St. N. Residents that received tax credits in 2022 will automatically receive a 2023 Property Tax Assistance application in the mail.

The deadline for submitting this application is February 10, 2023.

For further information refer to the City’s Property Tax Assistance Program on the City of Peterborough website or call the Tax Office at 705-742-7777 ext. 1865.