Payment Options

Payments may be made by cash, debit, cheque or money order (payable to the Municipality of the District of Shelburne) at the Municipal Administration Building, Finance Department, located at 136 Hammond Street, Shelburne or by Electronic Bill Payment Service (Online Banking) - see options below. Please do not send cash in the mail.

Electronic Bill Payment Options

This enables bill payment access through telephone, internet systems, automated banking machines as well as teller transactions. Please ensure you use the proper payee name (see below) as well as your eight digit Assessment Account Number(s) for each account you are paying.  If you have more than one property you must enter each assessment number and the amount you are sending for each one.  

Online payments are possible with the following banking institutions:


Financial Institution Bill Payee Name
CIBC Shelburne (District of) Tax
PC Financial/Simplii Shelburne (District of) Tax
Scotiabank Shelburne (NS) Taxes/Sewer
Bank of Montreal Municipality of the District of Shelburne Tax
Toronto Dominion Shelburne Nova Scotia (District of) Taxes
Telpay ( - Independent payment processor) Shelburne (MD) Taxes

Payment By Credit Card

The Municipality of Shelburne has added an additional payment option for our ratepayers who wish to pay their tax bill using a credit card. This service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Plastiq is a third party automated payment service that accepts MasterCard, VISA and American Express. They can be contacted at 1-844-PLASTIQ or .

Plastiq will charge you for the use of their service to cover the cost of the payment handling and processing. The Municipality of Shelburne does NOT receive any part of this service fee. Plastiq is an independent third-party company providing a service for the Municipality of Shelburne.

The service fee charged by Plastiq for tax account payments is 2.5% of your payment amount. This amount will be billed directly to your credit card. For example, a payment of $500 plus the service fee equals $512.50.