Welcome to the St. Johns County Property Appraiser’s online homestead exemption application system. In order for you to file online, our website must reflect your name as the property owner. If our website does not reflect you as the owner, please allow up to 60 days from your closing to process an ownership change.

You may file for the following exemptions online:

  • Homestead
  • Transfer of Assessment Difference (Portability)
  • Widow(er)

Please contact our office before beginning your online application if any of the following apply to you:

  • Your property is not listed in your name on our website.
  • Your property is confidential.
  • You are adding applicants to a parcel with an existing exemption.
  • Your property is owned by a trust.
  • You are not a U.S. Citizen.
  • Any of the applicants have a spouse who claims homestead elsewhere.
  • You would like to apply for an additional exemption based on the criteria described in our Exemption Requirements handout.

You may call our Customer Service Department at (904) 827-5500, option 1, or visit our office located at 4030 Lewis Speedway, Suite 203, Saint Augustine, Florida.