Welcome to the Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton Website

Bifrost-Riverton is located approximately 100 kilometers north of Winnipeg, Manitoba’s capital. The community lies along the western shore of Lake Winnipeg, Manitoba’s largest lake, and is part of the province’s Interlake Region. The municipality includes the growing community of Riverton, and surrounds the Town of Arborg. We hope that you find the information provided here interesting and useful. If you are not currently a resident of Bifrost-Riverton, we hope that you will visit us soon to see what we have to offer to tourists, residents and businesses.

LIDAR Data for Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton

Please go to the following link to access LIDAR data for the Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton.


2017 Tax Statements Mailed



Property and business owners are advised that the 2017 Tax Bills have been mailed out and that all taxes are due on September 29, 2017. If you have not received your tax bill by July 28, 2017, you can contact the Municipal Offices to obtain a copy.

In order to avoid penalties, payments must be received by the Municipality on or before September 29, 2017. Penalties will be charged at the rate of 1.25% per month on any unpaid amounts beyond the due date.

New property owners are reminded that they are responsible for payment of the 2017 realty taxes whether or not they receive a tax notice in their name.

If you have any questions regarding your tax bill or municipal levy, please call the main office at 204-376-2391, or the satellite office at 204-378-2281. Queries regarding the evergreen school division levy can be directed to 204-642-6260.


Cindy Stansell, CMMA

Chief Administrative Officer


The Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton is pleased to announce the completion of a Tax Incentive Program to encourage development within the municipality, effective October 11, 2016.

Four types of development are covered by the program: New or Expanding Commercial, Single Dwelling Residential, Multi (2+) Dwelling Residential, and Occupation of Vacant Commercial Building. Each development type has its own progressive tax credit scale over a differing number of years.

See the attached by-law for details about the program criteria and application process. Please contact the Municipal Offices with any questions, or to request an informational brochure.

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Contact Us

329 River Road, Box 70, Arborg, MB R0C 0A0
Phone: 376-2391  Fax: 376-2742
Email:  bifrost@mymts.net