Town of Canterbury CT

Town of Canterbury
1 Municipal Drive
Canterbury CT 06331

Assessor's Office

Assessor's Office

OFFICE INFORMATION:

The Assessor's office is primarily responsible for preparing the Town's Grand List. The Grand List is generated each year as of October 1 and is a record of all taxable and tax exempt property. Taxable property includes real estate and personal property, including motor vehicles. The office is also responsible for maintaining the assessor maps and data about all properties, and for applying tax exemptions or abatements such as the veterans, disabled, elderly, blind and PA 490 programs. Please call or email the Assesor for information about these programs.

Assessor: Angel Johnstone CCMA II

Contact:
Assessor's Office
1 Municipal Drive
Canterbury, CT 06331
Telephone: 860-546-6035
Fax: 860-546-8133
Email: assessor@canterburyct.org

***OFFICE HOUR CHANGES***

The Town Hall is closed to the public starting October 20th through at least Nov 9th due to the uptick in Covid 19 cases in the the area.  This is to preserve the health and safety of the town hall staff at this critical time of elections, revaluation, etc.  The Town Hall hours will reevaluated after Nov 5th and posted at that time. 

An appointment may be made with the Assessor on Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays. Please call or email to make arrangements in advance if access to the assessor is required.

MOTOR VEHICLE BILL QUESTIONS AND ADJUSTMENTS:

If you have questions regarding a motor vehicle bill or are in need of an adjustment due to the sale or disposal of a vehicle, please find the "Motor Vehicle Billing Info & Disposal proof requirements" document below for complete instructions on what to provide to us. 

If you need an adjustment to a recent bill you have not yet paid, please provide the required documentation to the assessor prior to overpaying the bill.  Refunds of overpayment can take up to THREE MONTHS to process!

REAL ESTATE INFORMATION:

FIELD CARD DATA is available at: http://gis.vgsi.com/canterburyct/

MAPPING DATA is available at:

 https://hosting.tighebond.com/canterburyct_public/

Please be aware that online data is only updated a few times a year so feel free to contact us if more timely information is required.

CANTERBURY 2020 REVALUATION

Canterbury began its state mandated 5-year Revaluation in December 2019 with residential data collection. Vision Government Solutions has been contracted to complete the revaluation for October 1, 2020.

The major phases to a municipal revaluation are: Data Collection, Market Analysis, Valuation, Field Review and Informal Hearings. Every representative of Vision Government Solutions Inc will wear a photo ID and their vehicles will be registered with the state police.

Ken Nadeau  Gray 2007 Nissan Maxima CT plate  AT42975

 

OR Red 2005 Chevy Colorado CT plate CU3005

Mimi Anders-Mackie  White 2016 Subaru Forester RI plate MACKIE

Gary Mizher  Black 2011 Toyota Camry MA Plate 41VM99

If you have any questions about the revaluation process, please contact the Assessor’s office or use the following links for additional revaluation infomation: http://www.vgsi.com/taxpayer-revaluation-information/

COMMONLY NEEDED FORMS AND DOCUMENTS ARE LISTED BELOW:

Canterbury Town Hall Office Hours:
Monday – Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM, Friday: CLOSED