Chennai Corporation Property Tax Online Payment

Paying property tax in Chennai is a simple and hassle-free process. The online portal that has been set up for tax payments gives taxpayers the facility to calculate the tax to be paid and enables them to make the payments.

List of Zones under Chennai Municipal Corporation

The different zones that come under the Chennai Municipal Corporation along with their ward numbers are mentioned below:

Zone number Name of the Zone Ward number
I Thiruvotriyur 1-14
II Manali 15-21
III Madhavaram 22-33
IV Tondiarpet 34-48
V Royapuram 49-63
VI Thiruvikanagar 64-78
VII Ambattur 79-93
VIII Anna Nagar 94-108
IX Teynampet 109-126
X Kodambakkam 127-142
XI Valasaravakkam 143-155
XII Alandur 156-167
XIII Adyar 170-182
XIV Perungudi 168, 169, 183-191
XV Sholinganallur 192-200

Chennai Municipal Corporation Property tax Rates

Type of Property Rates (per square feet)
Residential Rs.0.60 - Rs.2.40
Non-Residential Rs.4 - Rs.12

Steps to Pay Property Tax Chennai in online

The procedure to pay the property tax online in Chennai is mentioned below:

  • Step 1: Visit
  • Step 2: Under the ‘Online Payments’ tab, you will find the ‘Property Tax Payment’ option, click on it.
  • Step 3: On the next page, click on ‘Property Tax Online Payment’.
  • Step 4: Next, enter the zone number, division code, bill number, and sub number. The details can be found on your bill.
  • Step 5: Click on ‘Submit’.
  • Step 6: On the next page, the amount that must be paid will be displayed. Choose the assessment year.
  • Step 7: Choose the mode of payment.

You will receive an acknowledgment once the bill has been paid.

Chennai Property Tax Calculator

The procedure to use the property tax calculator is mentioned below:

  • Visit
  • Next, you will need to enter Floor Details, Resisdentail Portion and Non-Resisdentail Portion details.
  • Click on ‘calculate Demand’, After that you able to see details of computation of the Demand.

The online calculator can be used only for test purposes.

Formula to Calculate Property tax chennai

The formula that must be used to calculate the property tax manually is mentioned in the table below:

Monthly Rental Value = Basic Rate x Plinth Area Rs.1,100 per month
Annual Rental Value = (Monthly Rental Value x 12) - 10% for the land Rs.13,200 – Rs.1,320 = Rs.11,880
10% Reduction for Maintenance and Repairs Rs.1,188
Value of the Building (Depreciated) Rs.10,612
Addition of the Land Value (10%) Rs.1,320
Annual Value of the Building and Land Rs.10,612 + Rs.1,320 = 11.932

Online Property Tax Receipt- Chennai Corporation

Follow belows steps to check chennai property tax receipt.

  • Visti
  • Enter details such as Zone no, division code, Bill no and Sub no.
  • Click "SUBMIT" to get property tax online payment receipt.

Chennai House Tax Due Date and Penalty

The last date to pay the property tax in Chennai is 30 September and 31 March of each financial year. In case the property tax is not paid on time, a 2% penalty is levied.

FAQs on Property tax Chennai

  1. Will there bill any charges levied in case I pay the property tax online?
  2. In case the property tax is paid via net banking or credit card, nominal charges may be levied.

  3. What is the official website of the Chennai Corporation?
  4. The official website of the Greater Chennai Corporation is

  5. Is it possible to register the mobile number online?
  6. Yes, you can register the mobile number on the official website of Greater Chennai Corporation.

News About Chennai Property Tax

  • Chennai Corporation requests to pay property tax by 15 October to get a 5% incentive

    The Greater Chennai Corporation has asked the city residents to pay property tax by 15 October to receive a 5% incentive. The assesses who do not pay the property tax by 15 October will have to pay a penalty of 2%.

    The civic body collected property tax of Rs.375.59 crore in the first half-year of the financial year 2021-22. Likewise, a sum of Rs.225.13 crore was collected as professional tax.

    7 October 2021

  • WhatsApp number launched by Chennai Corporation for services

    Several WhatsApp services have been launched by the Greater Chennai Corporation for residents. 12 categories have been provided to residents under the new WhatsApp service. The categories provided are social media updates, building plan submission, trade license schedule, professional tax payment, property tax payment, complaint status, complaint registration, COVID-19 vaccination centres, COVID-19 related queries, and online services – birth/death certificate. The WhatsApp number to avail the services is +919499933644.

    21 June 2021

  • Greater Chennai Corporation finances take a hit due to freeze on property tax hike

    The finances of Greater Chennai Corporation have taken a hit due to the withholding of property tax increase. The civic body has passed a deficit budget of Rs.554.62 crore for the financial year of 2021-22. According to the budget estimates, the civic body had estimated a total expenditure of Rs 6,466.13 crore during 2021-22 against revenue of Rs 5,911.51 crore. In the last fiscal, it had passed a Rs.538.17 crore deficit budget but the revised estimates resulted in a surplus of Rs.18.58 crore.

    This is the first time in three years that the revenue generated through property tax, rents, collection of charges and government allocations has been estimated to decrease. As per the civic body, revenue receipt has been estimated at Rs.2,935 crore while revenue expenditure is estimated to be Rs.3,481.83 crore. Of the estimated revenue receipt, Rs.1,142.02 crore would be tax revenue. The reason behind the decrease in revenue receipt has been accounted to property tax revision been withheld.

    27 February 2021

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