In implementing the powers conferred under Section 12 of the Municipal Boards Act Chapter 57, Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Board has sent a Notice of Claim of Building Tax for the Year 2019 to owners of property located within the boundary of Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Board. For property Owner who has not yet settled their Claim of Building Tax for the Year 2019, are hereby advised to pay before 31 December 2019.

Payment can be made in cash, by credit card or by a crossed cheque under the name of The Government of Brunei Darussalam at Finance Division, Level 3, Municipal Board Buliding, Jalan Perdana Menteri, Bandar Seri Begawan. The department also provides building tax payment online through mobile applications / internet banking with two cooperative banking financial institutions in the county namely Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam Berhad (BIBD) and Baiduri Bank Berhad.

Failure to settle the tax claim building then legal action will be taken under the Municipal Boards Act Chapter 57. In addition, it is the duty of the owners of the property or their successors to give notice in writing to Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department, Jalan Perdana Menteri as soon as possible regarding any changes to the matters such as the death of owner building, properties is sold, transfer and vacant as well as change in mailing address during working hours.

Source: Radio Television Brunei