Treasurer-Tax Collector
The Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Department operates three divisions - Treasury, Property Tax, and Central Collections. While the activities of each division are unique, the primary purpose of the department as a whole is to collect revenue owed to the County, cities, special districts, school districts, and the court system. The department is committed to providing excellent customer service and assuring effective utilization of the public’s tax dollars through a program of performance measurement and management.
Delinquent Court Fine Payment Options

Delinquent traffic citations and other infractions, misdemeanors, and felony cases are forwarded by Butte County Superior Court to the Central Collections Division of the Treasurer-Tax Collector's Department. The department serves as a collection agency to recover delinquent debt owed to the Court and Butte County. There are several payment options available.

Online

Pay by credit or debit card online through Official Payments or by calling 1-800-272-9829. Enter jurisdiction code 1520 for Butte County Central Collections. Official Payments will add a convenience fee to process your payment.

 

By Mail

Please make checks or money orders payable to Butte County Central Collections

In Person

The Central Collections Division is located within the Treasurer-Tax Collector's Department on the bottom floor of the Butte County Administration building in Oroville. Cash, checks, money orders, and credit/debit card payments are accepted at the front counter.

Address & Office Hours

Butte County Central Collections
25 County Center Drive, Suite 125
Oroville, CA 95965

Open Monday through Friday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Find Us

Contact Us

530-538-7362
collections@buttecounty.net

Make Payment    View and Print Tax Bill

 Contact Treasurer

Treasurer-Tax Collector

Property Tax Division
530.538.7701
taxes@buttecounty.net

Central Collections Division
530.538.7362
collections@buttecounty.net

Treasury Division
530.538.7576
treasury@buttecounty.net

 Locations & Hours

25 County Center Drive
Suite 125

Oroville, CA 95965

Map of County Complex

Office Hours
Monday  - Friday
9:00am to 5:00pm

Excludes Holidays

 News & Announcements

The 2014-2015 secured property  tax bills are available to view and pay online and hard copies were mailed to property owners the week of October 6th. The first installment is due November 1st but taxpayers have until the close of business on December 10th to pay without penalty.  More about payment options.  

Claims for excess proceeds from the June 2014 property tax auction are currently being accepted. Read more.