Solicitor Request for Rates Information

The Rates Team of Upper Hutt City Council can provide rates information to solicitors who are acting on behalf of their client in respect to properties. 

Please be aware that Upper Hutt City Council has 4 instalments of rates. The due dates, penalty dates and periods covered are listed below.


Arrears penalties will be charged on 6 July 2023 and 8 January 2024

We expect that you will have a legal undertaking to clear the current instalment at settlement and apportion the rates between the parties.

Please complete the solicitor request form to request rates information on properties in Upper Hutt City.  The rates office will review your request and respond within 3 working days.  If your settlement is happening sooner than 3 working days, please contact our office at and mark the request "Urgent". 

If you are not a solicitor that we work with regularly, please be sure to provide us with your phone number in case we need to get in touch with you.

Solicitor Request for Rates Information