Paying Your Rates

There are a number of ways you can pay your rates.

  • Pay your rates online - You need your Assessment Number. eg. 0978456 - Register online to get all future rate and instalment notices electronically.
  • BPAY via phone or website of your financial institution (Biller Code: 93948)
  • Securepay - Call 1300 798 193 to pay using your credit/debit card
  • In person at our Customer Service Centres using Cash, Credit/ Debit Card, Cheque, or EFTPOS.
  • Australia Post: Postbillpay or 13 18 16 by MasterCard or Visa (Billpay Code: 0355)
  • You can also request to have your rates paid by direct debit.

Rate Payment Dates

Instalments fall each financial year on

  • 30 September
  • 30 November
  • 28 February
  • 31 May

Notices are sent out a minimum of 14 days prior to due date, as per legislation.

Pensioner Rate Rebates

Pensioners can get a discount on their rates, up to a yearly maximum. For forms and further information visit The Department of Human Services.