Online Payments

Community members can pay their property taxes, tickets and utility bills conveniently online. Please select one of the options below to get started.

Property Taxes

Real estate taxes are due on quarterly basis. Property owners can pay their taxes conveniently online. Residents can also choose to pay their taxes through direct payments or designated installments. For more information on your bill, please contact the Tax Assessor’s Office at (401)-253-7000.

Water Bill

The Bristol County Water Authority allows its customers to pay their water bill online. To get started, click on the link below.

Tangible Taxes

Each year, the Town of Bristol requires that businesses report the value of their tangible property through a return. Based on the value and depreciation of those reported items, the Town of Bristol assesses applicable taxes. Returns are due to the Tax Assessor by January 31st at midnight (EST). Tax bills are sent via U.S. Mail by July. For more information, please call the Tax Assessor’s Office at (401)-253-7000 or visit the Tangible Tax information page.

Municipal Court Ticket

Municipal Court hears matters related to Animal Code Violations, Disorderly Conduct, Harbor Patrol, Traffic, and Zoning. Tickets can be paid conveniently online.

Tax Exemptions & Assistance

The Town of Bristol offers property tax exemptions and assistance to qualifying residents. To determine whether you qualify for any of the exemptions below, please complete and submit the applicable form to our Tax Assessor. 

Tangible Tax Return

On December 30th, 2020, the Town of Bristol approved a $10,000 tangible tax exemption. More information the town’s new policy can be found using the link below.


Contact Us

Address: 10 Court Street, Bristol, RI 02809
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday | 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Phone: (401)-253-7000

Michelle Dimeo

Tax Assessor/Collector

Extension #142

Gary Marshall

Deputy Treasurer

Extension #118

Julie Goucher

Town Treasurer

Extension #115