Assessment Department


Welcome to the Assessor's Office

This fall the Town will be continuing updating our property records.  We will be driving the streets and getting current photographs of houses from the street.  If you see the town vehicle (Silver Ford Escape) moving slowly through your neighborhood don’t be surprised.  We will not be entering your property or knocking at the door, simply getting a picture from the street.

The Assessor will:

  • Set up an appointment to meet anyone who is not physically able to come to the Town Office to complete required forms.
  • Calculate the assessed value (or market value) of homes within the Town of Canandaigua
  • Provide the following publicly available information about a property upon request:
    • Owner's name(s)(current and previous)
    • Assessed value of home
    • Year Built
    • Last sale price
  • Review eligibility for and provide information about tax exemptions such as:

Assessor Resources

Contesting your Assessment in New York State (Form RP-524)

Residential Assessment Review Form

Grievance Day 2021

RP-524 Grievance Form

Assessment Department Overview


Related Links

NYS Department of Taxation & Finance

Property Tax Assessment in NY state.

Check out this short video explaining property taxes and the role of the Assessor's Office. 


Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

Mailing Address:
5440 Route 5 & 20 West
Canandaigua, NY 14424

Stop in with any questions.


Pam Post


 (585) 394-1120 x2238

 (585) 394-9476
 Email Pam Post

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