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PUBLIC NOTICE : UNDER SECTION 29 OF THE VALUATION OF LAND ACT 

TO ALL PERSONS IN POSSESSION OF RESIDENTIAL LAND, COMMERCIAL LAND, AGRICULTURAL LAND OR ANY COMBINATION OF SAME

This Public Notice is issued pursuant to Section 29 of the Valuation of Land Act, Chap. 58:03 of the Laws of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. The Commissioner of Valuations requires that every person in possession of residential land, commercial land, agricultural land or a combination of any of the above (mixed use) in Trinidad and Tobago furnish a Return containing the particulars required by the Commissioner of Valuations on or before 30th November 2021.
 

Under Section 32 of the Valuation of Land Act, failure to comply with this requirement constitutes a criminal offence which is punishable by a fine of five thousand dollars ($5,000.00)

Returns containing the particulars required can be accessed from the Valuation Division website www.valuationdivision.gov.tt.  Returns will also be distributed by TTPost, and are available from any of the Valuation Division Offices listed below. Detailed instructions can be accessed from the website and are attached to the Return to assist persons to complete the Return.

Returns can be completed and submitted either manually or online using the website. Returns completed manually with attachments are to be placed in a sealed envelope with the name of the owner/occupier, residential address of the owner/occupier, telephone contact and email address clearly written on the envelope. The envelope is to be deposited in any of the drop boxes located at the Valuation Division Regional Offices or Municipal Corporations listed below.

Location

Address

Contact Information (where applicable)

1. Diego Martin

Diego Martin Regional Corporation    

17-18 Diego Martin Main Road, Diego Martin

Drop Box Location Only

2. Port of Spain

Port of Spain City Corporation        

2-4  Knox Street, Port of Spain

Drop Box Location Only

3. Barataria

Valuation Division Head Office Churchill Court 

#19, #29, #29A Estate Trace, 6th Ave Ext. Barataria

612-1715 Ext. 8059, 8056, 8047

valdiv.pos@gov.tt

4. Tunapuna

Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation 

Centenary Street, Tunapuna

Drop Box Location Only

5. Arouca

Valuation Division Office                                       

25-27 Eastern Main Road, Arouca

612-1715 Ext. 8282, 8299,8202

valdiv.aro@gov.tt

6. Sangre Grande

Sangre Grande Regional Corporation                

Ramdass Street, Sangre Grande

Drop Box Location Only

7. Chaguanas

Valuation Division Office                                            

206 Caroni Savannah Road, Charlieville, Chaguanas

612-1715 Ext. 8483, 8484

valdiv.chag@gov.tt

8. San Fernando

Valuation Division Office                                     

29-31 Point-a-Pierre Road, Palms Club, San Fernando

612-1715 Ext. 8504, 8580

valdiv.sando@gov.tt

9. Princes Town

Valuation Division Office                                 

100 High Street Princes Town

612-1715 Ext. 8592, 8593, 8586

valdiv.sando@gov.tt

10.  Point Fortin

Valuation Division Office                                   

65 Canaan Road and Sergeant Street, Mahaica, Point Fortin

612-1715 Ext. 8600, 

8601-4

valdiv.pf@gov.tt

11.  Siparia

Valuation Division Office                                    

Siparia Administrative Complex, High Street, Siparia

612-1715 Ext. 8784, 8787

valdiv.sip@gov.tt

12. Rio Claro/ Mayaro

Rio Claro/Mayaro Regional Corporation 

High Street, Rio Claro

Drop Box Location Only

13. Tobago

Valuation Division Office                                 

Ahmed Ghany Building                                             

39 Wilson Road, Scarborough, Tobago

612-1715 Ext.9100, 9108, 9113

valdiv.tb@gov.tt

Persons in possession of land are advised not to include original documents when submitting completed Returns via drop box. They will be contacted when their forms are processed either by mail, email or by telephone and provided with the Property Identification Number (PIN) assigned to the property. Each property will be assigned one PIN.

You are not required to submit a Return at this time if you submitted a Return previously AND a site visit was conducted for your property by a Valuation Division Officer.

If you require further information, please visit our website at www.valuationdivision.gov.tt.

Commissioner of Valuations

6th September 2021