Calgary Assessment Review Board

Statistics

Below is a summary of the assessment complaints received at Calgary Assessment Review Board since 2018. The table displays the number of complaints and the percentage of the total number of complaints for each category. It also indicates the number of complaints that were resolved prior to a hearing versus complaints that were heard by the Board.

Summary of assessment complaints
2018 # 2018 % 2019 # 2019 % 2020 # 2020 % 2021 # 2021 %

Total Complaints Filed

3566

100%

3213

100%

3087

100%

2443

100%

Business (LARB)

430

12%

22

1%

4

0%

0

0%

Non Residential (CARB)

2163

61%

2085

65%

2078

67%

1822

75%

Residential (4 or more units) (CARB)

37

1%

70

2%

140

5%

74

3%

Residential (3 or fewer units) (LARB)

909

25%

1004

31%

831

27%

500

20%

Other (i.e. agricultural) (LARB)

27

1%

32

1%

38

1%

47

2%

Withdrawals

888

25%

798

25%

428

14%

230

9%

Mutual Agreements

760

21%

1358

42%

1631

53%

1715

70%

Total Complaints Heard by the ARB

1822

51%

1000

31%

983

32%

464

19%

Decisions Issued by the Assessment Review Board*
2018 2019 2020 2021

ARB Decisions Issued (Merit Hearings)    

1831

1017

980

421

# of ARB Decisions Appealed to King's Bench

60

18

15

12

% of ARB Decisions Appealed to King's Bench

3%

2%

2%

0%

*Year to date, as of December 6, 2021.

City of Calgary Open Data

In the spirit of openness, accountability, and transparency the City of Calgary has created an open data portal to facilitate the sharing of information. There you will find various datasets, maps, and charts of open information collected from all over the City of Calgary. For more ARB information you can see the Calgary open data ARB search results.