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Online Property Tax and Water Bill Payments

The Cape Breton Regional Municipality is pleased to add an additional payment option for customers interested in using their credit card to pay their property tax or water bill. The Cape Breton Regional Municipality has partnered with Paymentus Corporation to bring you the convenience of paying by credit card. Paymentus Corporation is a third party automated payment service that accepts MasterCard only.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Paymentus Corporation has advised that effective midnight on March 31, 2014, it will no longer accept Visa for property taxes or water payments - the only credit card accepted is MasterCard. Questions or concerns should be directed to their Customer Service staff via email:

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How do I access this Service?

Customers should be ready with:

To access the service either:

  • Call toll free 1-866-837-4603 and you will be linked to a secure automated telephone payment system powered by our bill payment partner, Paymentus Corporation.
  • Click here and you will be transferred to a secure web page powered by our bill payment partner, Paymentus Corporation.
  • You will enter the payment information including the 10 digit account number, credit card details and payment amount.
  • You will be asked to confirm to pay a convenience fee (ie. 2.75% of your payment amount).
  • You will be provided with a confirmation number if the transaction is successful. You must provide an e-mail address in order to use the on-line service so that a confirmation number can be forwarded to you. If you do not have access to e-mail, please use the secure automated telephone payment system noted above.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How will my payment be confirmed?

The Municipality will receive instant notification of your payment and will be posted to your account the next business day. For each payment, you will receive a confirmation number. We will also send you an email confirmation for your records.

Why is there a Service Fee?

Paymentus charges a fee to use their service. The fee covers payment handling and processing charges.

Is the Cape Breton Regional Municipality getting any part of the fee?

The Cape Breton Regional Municipality does not receive any part of the service fee. Paymentus is an independent company providing a service for the Cape Breton Regional Municipality.

How much will I be paying in convenience fees?

2.75% of the payment amount

How do I get more information on credit card payments?

If you have questions, please telephone the Municipality at 902-563-5080.

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