The Office of the Treasurer for cities and counties of the Commonwealth was established by the constitution in 1869.The primary function of a local Treasurer can be grouped into three major catogories:
- The receipt and collection of revenue
- The safe keeping of revenue
- The appropriate accounting for and disbursement of revenue
The Lancaster County Treasurers Office hours are from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
NOTE: (Extended hours at dead lines are published in the local newspaper.)
Online Tax Payments
Lancaster County has contracted with Official Payments Corp. to process electronic payments of local personal property and real estate taxes. Taxpayers can call 1-800-2PayTax (1-800-272-9829) or go to www.officialpayments.com to make their payments. The jurisdiction code for Lancaster County is 6235. Taxpayers will need the tax year and ticket number for each payment. A convenience fee of 3% will be added to each transaction by Official Payments Corp. Contact the Treasurer's office at (804) 462-5630 if you need any further information.
Real Estate Tax Inquiry
Lancaster County Real Estate Tax Records can now be viewed online. Searches can be done by tax map/parcel number, last name, or account number to view real estate information including property assessment, tax amounts owed, and payment history. Click to access the Real Estate Taxes Inquiry Site (Clicking this link will open a new window or tab).
8311 Mary Ball Rd, Suite 204
Lancaster, VA 22503
Phone: (804) 462-5630
Fax: (804) 462-0010