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Township Services

2018 Summer Property Taxes



The Township is now accepting accepting tax payments using your credit card, debit card, or electronic check!  Paying your property taxes is quick, and secure and is as simple as paying your other bills online!


Here's how:


1. Click on the 'Pay Your Taxes Online' button to the right. You will be directed to our partner's secure website AccessmyGov.com.

2. Search for your parcel by last name and then select your parcel from the list displayed.

3. Make payment due under the Pay Taxes on this Parcel section found near the end of the record. Verify the Amount Due and the Amount Paying amounts then click the Pay Taxes button. You will be directed to Point & Pay's secure online site for payment processing.

Please note:  There is a convenience fee to pay online.  3% with a $2.00 minimum to use a debit/credit card and $3.00 fee up to $10,000.00 and $10 over $10,000 for eChecks.

2018 Property Taxes

2018 Summer property tax bills will be mailed out on or about July 1, 2018.

Tax Questions

If you have tax bill questions ​​or need to change your mailing address, please contact us by calling  231-689-1385, click here or email bigprairietreasurer@gmail.com.

2017 Property Taxes

2017 property taxes must now be paid through the Newaygo County Treasurer, reachable at 231-689-7230.  Please call the Newaygo County Treasurer for an updated amount owing before paying the tax bill.  To pay in person, please visit the county building at 1087 Newell St., White Cloud, MI 49349.

Delinquent Taxes

Delinquent tax bills for previous years are also payable to the Newaygo County Treasurer at 231-689-7230.



The Treasurer's hours are:

Monday 10:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Thursdays 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Address to remit Payment:

2815 S. Elm Ave.
White Cloud, MI 49349

You may pay your taxes in person at the above address but please call beforehand to ensure the Treasurer is available on the day you are planning to visit.


Permits are required for all additions, new buildings or camping on vacant lots in Big Prairie Township.

Please call the Township or use the Contact Us feature on our website for more information.

The Big Prairie Township Parks

Whether you are looking for the perfect place to camp, get out on the boat or just be one with nature, Big Prairie has the perfect place to escape into nature.

Fire Department

Please Don't Text & Drive or Drink & Drive!



Please remember that it is illegal to burn without a permit. If you are planning to burn, please call the burn hotline at 866-922-2876 or visit Michigan's DNR website here.


Permits are issued for limbs, brush, stumps, evergreen needles, leaves, and grass clippings only.  It is NOT legal to burn demolition debris, construction materials, or automotive parts.