Barrie. Municipal Office

Service: Finance Department

Record #: BAR0446
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 06 Feb 2024


Description (Service)

Provides information, reports, analysis and guidance to City Council, the Public and City Departments regarding financial operations of the City

  • prepares, issues and collects property tax bills for all properties within the City of Barrie
  • responsible for Water and Wastewater billing
  • processing of accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • handles corporate purchasing requirements
  • prepares City's annual financial statements
  • prepares City's operating and capital budgets
  • updates and administers the Development Charges Act
  • handles all consolidated financial reporting requirements for the City and related boards
  • responsible for investing and borrowing of funds
  • Issue debentures relating to capital projects

Questions pertaining to assessment values and property description should be directed to the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (see separate record)

Service Details


Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility No restrictions

Call, email or drop-in

Languages English
Fees Service

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
City Hall
70 Collier St
Barrie, ON
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Intersection Mulcaster St and Collier St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Braille elevators

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-726-4242
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Primary Contact Craig Millar, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5130 * 705-739-4232; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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