The Whatcom County Treasurer’s Office will be reducing passport acceptance hours to 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday, from August 27th through October 31st. Hours for all other services will remain 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.
The Treasurer's Office will efficiently and effectively collect, report, invest and manage all monies and debt for Whatcom County, and all other junior and special purpose districts. Provide exemplary service to all of our customers by being responsive, courteous, and knowledgeable.
Responsible for monies of county, cities, port, school districts, fire districts, cemeteries, public utility districts, and water districts
Bill and collect, real and personal property taxes, due April 30 and October 31
Bill and collect, special assessments and fees, for flood control, road improvement, water, and drainage districts
Deposit and invest all funds for county and districts. Provide banking services
Collect excise tax on sale, or transfer, of real property and mobile homes
Foreclose on property for delinquent taxes
Maintain inventory of county-owned property and conduct property sales
Collect gambling taxes, 911 taxes, and local gas tax (Point Roberts)