Administration and Finance

Department Contact Information

Telephone: 306-862-9866

Fax: 306-862-3076

210 Second Avenue East Box 2134, Nipawin

Lesley Richer, Director of Finance & Administration

Annually, the Town of Nipawin prepares the budget for both operation and capital needs. The annual budget includes the costs for running our community, including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Recreational services and facilities
  • Parks
  • Streets and roads
  • Snow clearing
  • Garbage and recycling pickup
  • Landfill operations
  • Fire protection services
  • RCMP protection
  • Library services

Property taxes are levied in May or June each year and are due annually on July 31st. Municipal property tax rates are determined by the Town of Nipawin Council. Education property tax rates are determined by the Province of Saskatchewan, and are levied and collected by the Town of Nipawin and forwarded to the Minister of Finance.


Animal Control

1064/18 Animal Control Bylaw

Assessment & Taxation

1108/20 Base Tax Bylaw

1105/20 Discounts & Penalties

1071/19 Dispense with Mailing Assessment Notices

1109/20 Mill Rate Factors

Council Matters

1016/17 Council Code of Ethics

1100/20 Council Procedures Bylaw

1072/19 Dispense with a Voters List

1111/20 Mail-in Voting

1074/19 Public Notice Policy

1085/19 Require Criminal Record Check with Council Nomination


1101/20 Administration Bylaw

1087/19 Establish a Tourism Committee

1090/19 General Penalty Bylaw

1084/19 Noise Bylaw

1054/18 Obstruction on Streets, Roads & Property

1091/19 Property Maintenance & Nuisance Abatement Bylaw

1048/18 Tax Certificate Fees

A Bylaw to set the fees charged for tax certificates