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Finance Department Services:

The Finance Department of the Township -of South-West Oxford has a primary responsibility to manage the Township's financial resources in an accountable and fiscally trustworthy manner. On top of the reception and expenditure of Township funds, the Finance Department maintains the Township's accounting and other financial records and is ultimately responsible for budget development, payroll & employee benefits administration, and year-end financial reporting. Financial advice to Council, to all Township Departments, to Committees of Council, and to Parks and Recreation Boards is provided by the Township Treasurer. The Finance Department provides various services including:

  • Tax Collection Inquiries
  • Tax Certificates
  • Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable (including dog tag issuance, burn permits, property tax receipt)
  • Township Budget Inquiries
  • Tax Rate Inquiries
  • Assessment Inquiries (including change in property class, Request for Reconsideration, assessment
  • Liaise with MPAC (

Property Taxes

2021 Property Taxes are due on quarterly installment dates: February 26, May 28, August 27, and October 29.

For more information related to property taxes, click here.

Municipal Contacts

Township of South-West Oxford

Located in South Western Ontario, in the South West section of Oxford County and serves as a regional centre for industry, commerce and recreation.

The Township oversees 87,588 acres with a population of 7,544 and we have Canada’s busiest highway in our front yard! With a rich agricultural heritage, please stop by and enjoy our diverse Township. 

The Township’s mission is be "a leader in the development and delivery of municipal services for the growth and well being of our community"

Contact Us

312915 Dereham Line
Mt. Elgin, On N0J 1N0
Hours: Monday – Friday 
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Phone: 519-877-2702 / 519-485-0477
Fax: 519-485-2932

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