April 2, 2020

     Due to declarations issued by the Governor of Texas and the Gillespie County Judge and the ongoing concerns for the Gillespie Central Appraisal District employees and the taxpayers we serve, the Gillespie Central Appraisal District office is closed to the public.  It is anticipated we will be closed to the public through April 24th.

     The office will continue to work our normal business hours.  We will be available by telephone or email to answer questions or help taxpayers complete applications or paperwork.  Paperwork may be delivered to us via mail, email, or dropped in the secure drop box at our front door.

    Property tax payments may be mailed, dropped in the exterior drop box, or paid electronically.  If you need to pay your property taxes with cash then please contact the staff at 830-997-9809 to make arrangements.

                Appraisal Department:                          Property Tax Collection Department:

                Telephone: 830-997-9807                     Telephone: 830-997-9809

                Email: office@gillcad.org                       Email: tax@gillcad.org

RENDITION SUBMISSION DEADLINE: The deadline to file renditions has been extended to May 15th.

Gillespie CAD will be closed on Friday, April 10 in observance of Good Friday.


Welcome to Gillespie Central Appraisal District

Within this site you will find general information about the District and the ad valorem property tax system in Texas, as well as information regarding specific properties within the district.

Gillespie Appraisal District is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Gillespie County. The district appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).

Our Mission

The Gillespie Central Appraisal District is a political subdivision of the State of Texas. The district is responsible for appraising property located in Gillespie County for ad valorem (property tax) purposes for each taxing unit.

Gillespie Appraisal District is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within each of the following taxing entities:

Gillespie County

City of Fredericksburg

Doss Consolidated Common School District

Fredericksburg Independent School District

Harper Independent School District

Gillespie Water Control & Improvement District

Hill Country Underground Water Conservation District

Stonewall Water Control & Improvement District