BC Hydro: 1.800.224.9376
Municipal Rates (2020):
- Water (residential) – $309 annually, (commercial) – $309/yr unless otherwise itemized in Bylaw 223
- Sewage (residential) – $190 annually, (commercial) – $190/yr unless otherwise itemized in Bylaw 223
- Garbage – residents take garbage (no charge for household garbage/yard waste) to the Regional District of East Kootenay transfer station (10km south of Canal Flats)
- Recycling – no service/fee. Local drop-off bins for cardboard, glass, plastic. Bottles/cans and end-of-life electronics go to Bottle Depot in Invermere (40 km north). Other household items (in working order) can be recycled at the Re-Use-It Centre (Columbia Valley Landfill 30 km north).
See Fees and Charges Bylaw 223, 2019
Residential – 7.0461
Light Industry – 21.6325
Business Tax – .0300% (professional services only)
Example: $300,000 (residential property assessment) x 7.0461/1000= $2113.83.84 (property taxes).