Statistics

2018 ARB Complaint Filings - as of March 19, 2018

The following is a summary of all ARB decisions since 2013, which include decisions on jurisdictional, merit, and cost matters. It also includes decisions on complaints that were re-heard pursuant to an order from the Court of Queen’s Bench. For more information on ARB Decisions, please visit the decision library on ePortal.

ARB Decisions 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total Decisions Issued 2787 2572 2960 3249 2873
# of Decisions with Assessment Adjustments 1136 1034 1549 1419 1388
% of Decisions with Assessment Adjustments 41% 40% 52% 44% 48%
All values are as of January 12, 2018.

Either party to a decision (the complainant or the city) may file an application for judicial review of an ARB decision.

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. Below is an example of the 2016 Assessment Review Board Decision Map, and for more ARB information you can see the Calgary open data ARB search results.

The information contained herein is intended for information purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice.
For certainty, you should consult the Municipal Government Act and other related statutes and regulations.