What's New

Read about recent announcements and changes to the Board:


February 8, 2019

The Board is moving from Richmond to downtown Vancouver at the end of March 2019.  We will be sharing offices with five other tribunals:  Civil Resolution Tribunal, Human Rights Tribunal, Mental Health Review Board, BC Review Board and Surface Rights Board.  We will update this site with the exact moving date once it is finalized.

Our new address will be:

Property Assessment Appeal Board
1270 -605 Robson Street
Vancouver, BC, V6B 5J3

The Board’s general phone number and fax numbers will remain the same:               

Phone: 604-775-1740
Toll free phone: 1-888-775-1740
Fax: 604-775-1742
Toll free fax: 1-888-775-1742

Direct phone numbers to the Chair, Vice Chairs and staff have changed immediately.  Their old numbers will stay in effect for a few weeks.

December 3, 2018 The Board is pleased to welcome to the Board three new members: Maureen E. Baird, Q.C., Edwina L. Nearhood, AACI, P. App., and David K. Jang, AACI, P. App.  Both Ms. Baird and Mr. Jang will commence their terms on December 31, 2018.  More details on their appointments can be found here.  Their biographies are available on the Board's website.
November 2, 2018 Practice tips & reminders on communicating with the Board.
October 15, 2018 The Board enacts a new Practice Directive No. 3 - "Issue Closure in Contingent Appeals".
June 19, 2018 Board celebrates 20th anniversary of alternate dispute resolution.
April 11, 2018 Board has released its 2017 Annual Report.
March 22, 2018 Property Assessment Appeal Board partners with the Justice Education Society for Online Dispute Resolution service.
Jan. 31, 2018 Effective Jan. 29, 2018, the BC Government appointed Allan Beatty to the Board.